Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macaria signaria

Macaria signaria (Hübner, 1809)

dusky peacock, pale marked angle

on Picea, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the needles.

host plants

Pinaceae, oligophagous

Picea abies; Pinus sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

phenology

Hibernation as pupa or mature larva.

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Patočka, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Semiothisa signaria.

references

Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Lepiforum (2021), Patočka (2004a), pyrgus.de (2023).

Last modified 15.i.2023