Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Athrips pruinosella

Athrips pruinosella (Lienig & Zeller, 1846)

polyphagous

parasite

Larvae between leaves that are spun together. The larva hibernates in a web near the tip of a thin shoot.

host plants

Andromeda; Salix repens; Vaccinium myrtillus, uliginosum; Spiraea media, salicifolia.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Brachmia, Epithectis, pruinosella.

references

Bidzilya (2005a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2004a), Kaitila (1996a), Klimesch (1989a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), van Roosmalen, Wijker & Knijnsberg (2013a), Schütze (1899a, 1931a), Spitzer, Jaroš & Bezděk (2003a), Wegner (2010a), Wegner, Kayser & van Loh (2007a).

Last modified 5.ii.2020