Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Isturgia famula

Isturgia famula (Esper, 1887)

on Cytisus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Cytisus grandiflorus, scoparius; Genista pilosa, tinctoria; Retama.

phenology

Hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Patočka.

synonyms

Bichroma famula.

references

Ebert (ed., 2003a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Patočka (2004a), Rödel & Trusch (1997a).

Last modified 15.i.2023