Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ecliptopera capitata

Ecliptopera capitata (Herrich-Schäffer, 1839)

yellow-headed phoenix

on Impatiens

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Balsaminaceae, monophagous

Impatiens noli-tangere.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

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

Last modified 18.v.2021