Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aglaope infausta

Aglaope infausta (Linnaeus, 1767)

on Prunus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Amelanchier ovalis; Crataegus monogyna; Malus domestica; Prunus armeniaca, avium, domestica, dulcis, mahaleb, persica, spinosa; Pyracantha coccinea; Pyrus communis; Sorbus aria.

Occasionally Rhamnus cathartica

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva, pupa

see Fänger & Naumann; pictures in Drouet, Lambert, Lepiforum.

notes

May defoliate hawthorns in Spain.

references

Baquero, Moraza, Ariño & Jordana (2011a), Drouet (2009a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Fänger & Naumann (2001a), Fernández Vidal (2018b), Lambert (2011a), Lepiforum (2021), Lévêque & Binon (2017a), Pérez De-Gregorio & Rondós i Casas (2006a), Peslier (2000c).

Last modified 4.xii.2021