Swammerdamia compunctella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

rowan ermine

on Sorbus

parasite

Larvae in an elaborate web on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Sorbus aucuparia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Bengtsson & Johansson (2011a), Embacher & Kurz (2008b), Lepiforum (2020). Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

mod 23.i.2020