Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thera cupressata

Thera cupressata (Geyer, 1831)

cypress carpet

on Cupressus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the needles.

host plants

Cupressaceae, oligophagous

Cupressus sempervirens; Juniperus phoenicea.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Lepiforum (2021), Pérez De-Gregorio, Fernández & Rondós (2015a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Vieira (2020a), Wiltshire (1985a).

Last modified 27.vii.2021