Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Diurnea fagella

Diurnea fagella (Denis & Schiffermüler, 1775)

march tubic

on deciduous trees

parasite

Larvae in spun leaves.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Acer pseudoplatanus; Alnus; Alnus; Carpinus betulus; Corylus avellana; Fagus sylvatica; Malus domestica; Myrica gale; Populus tremula; Prunus armeniaca, serotina, spinosa; Quercus pubescens, robur; Salix caprea, cinerea, viminalis; Ulmus minor.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Benander, Fetz, Graham, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Chimabache fagella.

references

Benander (1937a), Emmet & Langmaid (2002b), Fetz (1994a), Graham (2014a), Huemer (2012a), Kasy (1987a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 13.iii.2020