Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)

pale flat-body

on Centaurea, etc.

parasite

Larvae in spun leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Centaurea jacea, scabiosa, nigra; Serratula tinctoria.

Records from Arctium; Cytisus scoparius need further confirmation.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum.

synonyms

Agonopterix pallorella subpallorella Staudinger, 1870.

references

Burmann (1984a), Emmet & Langmaid (2002b), Huisman (2012a), Klimesch (1959a), Lepiforum (2020), Schütze (1931a), Žemlička (2011a).

mod 12.i.2020