Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acleris effractana

Acleris effractana (Hübner, 1799)

grey notch-wing button, hook-winged tortrix moth

on Salix


Larva among spun leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monofaah

Salix cinerea, pentandra, cinerea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Acleris stettinensis Leraut, 2003.


This species has long been confused with Acleris emargana. For that reason there is no complete information available about its biology and host plant spectrum.


Hancock & Bland (2015a), Karsholt, Aarvik, Agassiz ao (2005a), Roweck & Savenkov (2007a), Svensson (2005a).

Last modified 3.xi.2019