Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ypsolopha scabrella

Ypsolopha scabrella (Linnaeus, 1761)

wainscot smudge

on woody Rosaceae


Larvae free on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Amelanchier ovalis; Cotoneaster integerrimus; Crataegus monogyna; Malus domestica; Prunus domestica; Pyrus communis; Sorbus aucuparia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni, Scmid.


Cerostoma scabrellum.


Burmann (1985a), Lepiforum (2020), (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schmid (2019a), Schütze (1931a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 26.ii.2021