Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Argyresthia albistria

Argyresthia albistria (Haworth, 1828)

purple argent

on Prunus

parasite

In the autumn and the following spring the larva feeds on (flower) buds. Pupation in the soil in a papery cocoon.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus cerasus, domestica, spinosa.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

pupa

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

references

Agassiz (1996a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Cleve (1979a), Corley, Rosete, Romão ao (2015a), Friese (1969a), Konečná (2013a), Leutsch (2011a), Patočka (1998a), Patočka & Turcáni (2005a), Wegner (2010a).

Last modified 10.i.2020