Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ascalenia vanella

Ascalenia vanella (Frey, 1860)

on Myricaria, Tamarix

parasite

The larvae bore in the leaf buds,

host plants

Tamaricaceae, oligophagous

Myricaria germanica; Tamarix.

phenology

Bivoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body whitish, head, prothoracic and anal shield brown, prothoracic shield divided.

references

Baldizzone & Scalercio (2018a), Huemer & Erlebach (1996b), Kasy (1969b), Klimesch (1960a), Koster & Sinoev (2003a).

Last modified 14.ii.2020