Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Apeira syringaria

Apeira syringaria (Linnaeus, 1758)

lilac beauty

on lilac, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, Oleaceae, polyphagous

Fraxinus excelsior; Ligustrum obtusifolium, vulgare; Lonicera caerulea, periclymenum, xylosteum; Symphoricarpos albus; Syringa vulgaris; Weigela florida, “hortensis”.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Fournier, Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 2003a), Fournier (2008a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Lévêque, Archaux & Faucheux (2012a), Okyar & Mironov (2008a), Pyrgus.de (2022).

Last modified 9.v.2022