Helcystogramma rufescens (Haworth, 1828)

orange crest

on grasses

parasite

Larvae within leaves that have been spun into a tube.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Arrhenatherum elatius; Brachypodium sylvaticum; Calamagrostis arundinacea, epigeios; Dactylis glomerata; Phalaroides arundinacea;Poa trivialis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Brachmia rufescens.

references

Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

mod 6.ii.2020