Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Clepsis senecionana

Clepsis senecionana (Hübner, 1819)

obscure tortrix

polyphagous

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Agrimonia eupatoria; Centaurea scabiosa; Clinopodium vulgare; Comarum; Convallaria; Dorycnium; Gentianella amarella; Larix; Lotus; Myrica gale; Onobrychis; Origanum vulgare; Picea; Pinus; Polygonatum; Potentilla; Vaccinium myrtillus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Clepsis helvolana Frölich, 1828; Tortrix rusticana Hübner, 1799.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Graham (2014a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Huisman & Koster (1994a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2003a), Lepiforum (2019), Meijerman & Ulenberg (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Robbins (1991a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 9.ii.2020