Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aleimma loeflingiana

Aleimma loeflingiana (Linnaeus, 1758)

yellow oak button, pale yellow leafroller

on Quercus

parasite

The larvae live freely in rolled leaves.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus.

Records from Acer, Carpinus betulus probably are exceptional.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Tortrix loeflingiana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Meijerman & Ulenberg (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 28.x.2019