Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ypsolopha parenthesella

Ypsolopha parenthesella (Linnaeus, 1761)

white-shouldered smudge

on deciduous trees

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Betula; Carpinus betulus; Corylus avellana; Fagus sylvatica; Fraxinus excelsior; Populus nigra, tremula; Quercus robur; Sorbus; ? Tilia; Ulmus minor.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva.pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Cerostoma parenthesella.

references

Baldizzone & scalercio (2018a), Burmann (1985a), Huemer (2012a), Lepiforum (2020), Microlepidoptera.nl (2020); Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 18.ii.2020