Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Marumba quercus

Marumba quercus (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

oak hawk-moth

on Quercus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus ilex, petraea, pubescens, robur.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

pictures on Lepiforum

references

Akkuzu, Ayberk & Inac (2007a), Dapporto (1998a), Lepiforum (2021), Seven (2020a), Teobaldelli (2018a), Tugelea & Tugelea (2020b).

Last modified 7.xii.2021