Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Catocala fraxini

Catocala fraxini (Linnaeus, 1758)

clifden nonpareil, blue underwing

on Populus


Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus balsamifera, nigra, tremula.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Agenjo (1959a), Calle (1982a), Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Glerean, Deutsch, Morandini, ao (2022a), Hiermann & Mayr (2017a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 6.iv.2024