Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eupteryx urticae

Eupteryx urticae (Fabricius, 1803)

on Urtica, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Urticaceae, oligophagous

Parietaria judaica; Urtica dioica, urens.

Occasionally Tanacetum vulgare subsp. siculum.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Baugnée (2003c), Gillerfors (2009a), della Giustina (1989a), Heller (1987a), van Klink (2014a), Lodos & Kalkandelen (1984b), Malenovský (2006a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Mazzoni (2005a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Le Quesne & Payne (1981a), Söderman (2007a), d’Urso & Guglielmino (1995a), Walczak, Gębicki, Wojciechowski & Świerczewski (2015a).

Last modified 10.iii.2022