Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Spilosoma lubricipeda

Spilosoma lubricipeda (Linnaeus, 1758)

white ermine

on dicotyledons

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Galium; Geranium; Lactuca serriola; Malus domestica; Plantago; Polygonum; Rubus plicatus; Rumex; Salvia; Taraxacum officinale; Trifolium; Ulmus; Urtica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Adolph, Kortstock, Niehoff & Schweitzer (2019a) , Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 8.vi.2021