Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Laothoe populi

Laothoe populi (Linnaeus, 1758)

poplar hawk moth

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula; Salix alba, aurita, babylonica, caprea, purpurea, triandra, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Meerman (1987a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 15.iv.2021