Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sciadia tenebraria

Sciadia tenebraria (Esper, 1806)

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Ranunculus glacialis; Saxifraga caesia, oppositifolia; Silene acaulis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Orphne tenebraria.

references

Huemer & Hausmann (2009a), Lepiforum (2021), Povolný & Moucha (1955a), pyrgus.de (2021).

Last modified 6.xii.2021