Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dichomeris ustalella

Dichomeris ustalella (Fabricius, 1794)

worcester crest

on deciduous trees

parasite

Larvae between sandwiched leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer campestre, pseudoplatanus; Betula pendula; Carpinus betulus; Corylus avellana; Fagus sylvatica; Prunus; Quercus; Salix; Tilia cordata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Ypsolophus ustalellus.

references

Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Gastón, Revilla & Vives Moreno (2018a), Huemer (2012a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 18.ii.2020