Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eupithecia linariata

Eupithecia linariata (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

toadflax pug

on Linaria

parasite

Larvae bore in the flower buds.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Linaria genistifolia, purpurea, vulgaris.

Also Digitalis purpurea (Fazekas).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Fazekas (2019a), Lepiforum (2021), Szőcs (1977a), Tomasi (2014a), Weigt (1988a).

Last modified 8.xii.2021