Anarsia lineatella

Peach Leafminer

Cultivars:

Affects stone fruit trees

Description:

Anarsia lineatella is a 10-13 mm large lepidopteran of importance in stone fruit trees such as peach, apricot and nectarine. It can also cause damage to almond and plum trees.

Generations:

Generally in Spain it presents 3 annual generations and we can begin to find presence in April.

Damage:

It is one of the pests that cause most losses in stone fruit trees, causing damage to fruit, buds and shoots and causing their drying.