Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Parasemia plantaginis

Parasemia plantaginis (Linnaeus, 1758)

wood tiger, small tiger moth

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Hieracium; Leontodon; Plantago lanceolata, major; Rubus idaeus; Rumex; Silene dioica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Actia plantaginis.

references

Ebert (ed., 1997a), Jakšić (2016a), Lepiforum (2021), Pabis (2007a).

Last modified 7.vii.2021