Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macroglossum stellatarum

Macroglossum stellatarum (Linnaeus, 1758)

humming-bird hawk moth, conach foluana

on Galium, Rubia

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Rubiaceae, oligophagous

Galium aparine, mollugo, odoratum, verum; Rubia peregrina, tinctorum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Aarvik, Karsholt, Larsen & Schnack (1988a), Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a), Corley (2005a), Lepiforum (2021), Meerman (1987a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 15.iv.2021