Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dicyphus epilobii

Dicyphus epilobii Reuter, 1883

on Epilobium, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves, zoophagous.

host plants

Onagraceae, ± monophagous

Epilobium hirsutum.

Also found on Antirrhinum majus; Calendula officinalis; Chamerion angustifolium; Circaea lutetiana; Digitalis grandiflora; Galeopsis tetrahit; Geranium pyrenaicum, robertianum, rotundifolium; Hieracium; Salvia glutinosa; Silene alba, dioica; Solanum nigrum; Stachys sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Aukema & Hermes (2009b), Baugnée (2003c), Cherpitel, Loncle, Lupoli & Racine (2019a), Ingegno, Goula, Navone & Tavella (2008a), Melber, Günther & Rieger (1991a), Pajač & Barić (2009a), Protić (2020a).

Last modified 6.iv.2022