Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acleris lorquiniana

Acleris lorquiniana (Duponchel, 1835)

marsh button

on Lythrum

parasite

The larva lives in a silken tube in the inflorescence; pupation in the litter.

host plants

Lythraceae, monophagous

Lythrum salicaria.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body translucent pale green, head very pale brown, prothoracic plate not differentiated, pinacula not recognisable.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Corley, Rosete, Gonçalves ao (2018a), Diakonoff & Dorst (1982a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Pinzari & Pinzari (2013a), Pröse (1993a), Sinev & Shapoval (2015a), Triberti, Longo Turri, Adami & Zanetti (2017a), Wegner (2015a).

Last modified 25.iii.2021