Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Diurnea fagella

Diurnea fagella (Denis & Schiffermüler, 1775)

march tubic

on deciduous trees

Diurnea fagella larva

Assen, Baggelhuizerplas, 22.x.2020 © Ben van As

parasite

Larvae in spun leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

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

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

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

synonyms

Chimabache fagella.

references

Benander (1937a), Emmet & Langmaid (2002b), Fetz (1994a), Gómez de Aizpúrua (1989a), Graham (2014a), Huemer (2012a), Jakšić (2018a), Kasy (1987a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schmid (2019a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 25.viii.2021