Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Depressaria depressana

Depressaria depressana (Fabricius, 1775)

lost flat-body

on Daucus, etc.

parasite

The larvae live in a silken tube, in an umbel that has been contracted by spinning.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Bunium bulbocastanum; Daucus carota; Foeniculum vulgare; Heracleum sphondylium; Pastinaca sativa; Peucedanum oreoselinum; Pimpinella saxifraga; Seseli annuum, libanotis; Silaum silaus.

Daucus is mentioned most often.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pop

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

synonyms

Depressaria depressella (Fabricius, 1798).

references

Blaik, Dobrzański, Hołowiński & Zajda (2019a), Corley, Marabuto, Maravalhas ao (2008a), Emmet & Langmaid (2002b), Fetz (1994a), Hellers (1998a), Kasy (1987a), Klimesch (1959a), Landry, Nazari, Dewaard ao (2013a), Lepiforum (2019), Lvovsky, Sinev, Kravchenko & Müller (2016a), van Nieukerken, Gielis, Huisman ao (1993a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), De Prins (2007a), De Prins & Steeman (2014a), Requena & Pérez De-Gregorio (2014a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 14.iii.2020