Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gynaephora selenitica

Gynaephora selenitica (Esper, 1783)

on herbs, shrubs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Agrimonia eupatoria; Betula pubescens; Galatella linosyris; Ononis spinosa; Prunus spinosa; Salix aurita, cinerea; Securigera varia; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Dasychira selenitica.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Heuser & Jöst (1948a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 13.viii.2021