Argyresthia arceuthina Zeller, 1839

bronze argent

on Juniperus

parasite

The lava bores in the tip of a shoot; the needles turn yellow. Pupation internal, in a cocoon.

host plants

Cupressaceae, monophagous

Juniperus communis.

phenology

Larva from autumn till spring.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

pupa

See Patočka (1998a), Patočka & Turcáni (2005)

synonyms

Blastotere arceuthina.

references

Agassiz (1996a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Friese (1969a), Konečná (2013a), Patočka (1997a, 1998a), Patočka & Turcáni (2005), Stigter & van Frankenhuyzen (1992a).

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