Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ascotis fortunata

Ascotis fortunata (Blachier, 1887)

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Bystropogon canariensis; Cistus; Cytisus proliferus; Erica arborea, scoparia subsp. azorica; Hypericum canariense; Ligustrum henryi; Morella faya; Myrsine africana; Retama sphaerocarpa; Rubus ulmifolius; Salix; Taraxacum officinale; Viburnum tinus subsp. subcordatum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Cleora fortunata.

references

Bacallado Aránega (1972a), Fischer & Ivinskis (2007a).Lepiforum (2021), Pyrgus.de (2022), Silva & Tavares (1995a), Wagner & Hausmann (2014a).

Last modified 20.iv.2022