Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chlorissa viridata

Chlorissa viridata (Linnaeus, 1758)

small grass emerald

on dicotyledons

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Artemisia campestris; Betula; Calluna vulgaris; Clematis; Corylus avellana; Crataegus rhipidophylla; Cytisus ruthenicus; Ononis spinosa, viscosa; PotentillaPrunus; Quercus robur; Rubus fruticosus.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dantart (1990a), Ebert (ed., 2001a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 3.v.2021