Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Proserpinus proserpina

Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)

willowherb hawk-moth

on Epilobium, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Onagraceae, oligophagous

Chamerion angustifolium; Epilobium dodonaei, hirsutum, montanum, palustre; Oenothera biennis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Adolph, Kortstock, Niehoff & Schweitzer (2019a), Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a) , Eis & Mitterer (2019a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 15.iv.2021