Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Daphnis nerii

Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)

oleander hawk moth

on Nerium, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Apocynaceae, oligophagous

Acokanthera; Nerium oleander; Vinca.

Also Gardenia (Rutaceae).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Leong & D’Rozario, Lepiforum.

references

Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a), Leong & D’Rozario (2009a), Lepiforum (2021), Meerman (1987a), Truyols-Henares, Canyelles, Febrer-Serra, ao (2019a).

Last modified 15.iv.2021