Mompha idaei (Zeller, 1839)

on Chamerion, Epilobium

parasite

The larva bores under the bark of the rhizome.

host plants

Onagraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Chamerion angustifolium; Epilobium dodonaei, latifolium.

phenology

Univoltine; larva from late summer till April.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

synonyms

Cyphophora idaei.

references

Klimesch (1960a), Koster & Sinev (2003a).

mod 14.viii.2019