Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chionodes viduella

Chionodes viduella (Fabricius, 1794)

on shrubs

parasite

Larvae in a folded leaf.

host plants

polyphagous

Betula nana, pendula; Rubus chamaemorus; > Vaccinium uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Brownish red with violet tinge and bluish white markings; see Huemer & Sattler.

references

Baldizzone (2008a), Huemer & Sattler (1995a).

Last modified 7.ii.2021