Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyparioides metelkana

Rhyparioides metelkana (Lederer, 1861)

metelka tiger moth

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Caltha palustris; Euphorbia palustris; Mentha aquatica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Diacrisia metelkana.

references

Kučinić, Matešić, Koren, ao (2014a), Lepiforum (2021), pyrgus.de (2021), Titov & Volynkin (2019a).

Last modified 2.xi.2021