Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thera cognata

Thera cognata (Thunberg, 1792)

chestnut-coloured carpet

on Juniperus

parasite

Larvae freely on the needles.

host plants

Cupressaceae, monophagous

Juniperus communis & subsp. nana.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 2001a), Gómez de Aizpúrua (1995b), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 5.vii.2021