Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Depressaria leucocephala

Depressaria leucocephala Snellen, 1884

on Artemisia

parasite

Larvae communally in thr young leaves spun into a knot.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Depressaria thomanniella Rebel, 1917.

references

Burmann (1979a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Thomann (1956a [“thomaniella”]).

Last modified 15.ii.2020