Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eupteryx filicum

Eupteryx filicum (Newman, 1853)

on ferns

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Asplenium; Athyrium filix-femina; Dryopteris; Polypodium vulgare; Polystichum; Pteridium aquilinum.

phenology

Bivoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Baugnée (2003c), Holzinger & Remane (1994a), Mazzoni (2005a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Le Quesne & Payne (1981a), Seljak (2004a).

Last modified 17.i.2021