Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chesias legatella

Chesias legatella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

streak

on Cytisus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Cytisus scoparius; Genista; Ulex.

phenology

Hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Gomez de Aizpúrua, Lepiforum, Patočka, Pyrgus.

references

Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 2001a), Gomez de Aizpúrua (1987a), Lepiforum (2021), Patočka (1996d), pyrgus.de (2022), Švitra & Pisanenko (2017a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 31.xii.2022