Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Spilosoma urticae

Spilosoma urticae (Esper, 1789)

water ermine

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Galium; Lysimachia vulgaris; Taraxacum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Bentley (2008a), Ebert (ed., 1997a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 20.viii.2021