Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eupteryx florida

Eupteryx florida Ribaut, 1952

on Mentha, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Ballota nigra; Clinopodium vulgare; Glechoma hederacea; Lamium album; Lycopus europaeus; Melissa officinalis; Mentha longifolia, x piperita; Nepeta cataria; Origanum vulgare; Salvia officinalis; Stachys palustris, sylvatica; Teucrium scorodonia; Thymus vulgaris.

phenology

Bivoltoine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Baugnée (2003c), den Bieman & van Klink (2015a), Malenovský (2006a), Malenovský & Lauterer (2010a, 2012a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Le Quesne & Payne (1981a).

Last modified 17.i.2021