Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chiasmia clathrata

Chiasmia clathrata (Linnaeus, 1758)

latticed heath

on Medicago, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Cytisus scoparius; Genista sagittalis; Hedysarum; Medicago sativa; Melilotus; Onobrychis; Retama; Trifolium; Vicia cracca.

Also reported from Galium mollugo, sylvaticum

phenology

Hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Gomez de Aizpúrua, Lepiforum, Patočka, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Semiorhisa clathrata.

references

Cifuentes & Alcobendas (2008a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Gomez de Aizpúrua (1987a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Lévêque, Archaux & Faucheux (2012a), Patočka (2004a), pyrgus.de (2023).

Last modified 19.viii.2023