Yponomeuta padella (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Yponomeutidae)


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Larvae

Pupae

Adult Emerging

Forewing Length: 9-11mm, Wingspan: 19-22mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
(21 Days) August - June
(Earliest: 25.4)
June - July
(Earliest: 5.6)
June - August
(Earliest: 5.7)

Attractant Chemicals
Alcohols Dulcitol, Sorbitol
Pheromones Tetradecenyl acetate, Tetradecyl acetate

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Principal Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Crataegus
Other Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Several Rosaceae
Food:
(Adult)

Cirsium arvense Nectar

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar
Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae
Predators:
Atractotomus mali

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Yponomeuta padella
Yponomeuta padella
Nature Spot: Orchard Ermine - Yponomeuta padella
Lepiforum: Yponomeuta padella


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