Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hyles euphorbiae

Hyles euphorbiae (Linnaeus, 1758)

spurge hawk moth

on Euphorbia

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Euphorbiaceae, ? oligophagous

Euphorbia amygdaloides, biumbellata, characias, cyparissias, dendroides, esula; ? Mercurialis annua.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Milbrandt.

references

Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a),Lepiforum (2021), Meerman (1987a), Milbrandt (2019a).

Last modified 15.iv.2021