Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Depressaria heydenii

Depressaria heydenii Zeller, 1854

on Heracleum, etc.

parasite

Larvae in a part of the inflorescence or leaf that has been pulled together by spinning. Pupation in a cocoon in the soil.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Chaerophyllum; Heracleum austriacum; Laserpitium latifolium; Meum athamanticum.

phenology

Hibernation as imago?

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Fetz.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Buszko (1992d), Fetz (1994a), Klimesch (1959a), Mitterberger (1911a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 13.iii.2020