Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Capua vulgana

Capua vulgana (Fabricius, 1828)

common tortrix

polyphagous on woody plants

parasite

Lavae amons pun leaves.

host plants

Alnus glutinosa; Betula; Carpinus betulus; Corylus avellana; Quercus; Rubus idaeus; Sorbus aucuparia; Ulmus; Vaccinium myrtillus.

phenology

Univoltine; hhibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body greyish brown; pictures on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

synonyms

Capua favillaceana Hübner, 1817.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Lepiforum (2019), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 12.xi.2019