Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Caloptilia stigmatella pupa

Caloptilia stigmatella

Caloptilia stigmatella cocon

Salix viminalis, Ooij

Caloptilia stigmatella pupaCaloptilia stigmatella pupa

Salix cinerea, Ede

The pupa lies in a vitreous cocoon, in an under-surface fold of the leaf, that is covered with a parchment-like membrane. See Patočka & Zach (1995a) and Patočka & Turčáni (2005a) for a description of the pupa.

29/05/2011

Last modified 25.vii.2017