Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eucarta amethystina

Eucarta amethystina (Hübner, 1803)

cumberland gem

on Peucedanum, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Daucus carota; Heracleum; Oenanthe; Petroselinum; Peucedanum officinale; Silaum silaus.

A reference to Silene is unlikely.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Dolinskaya, Lepiforum.

references

Delmas (2008a), Dolinskaya (2014b), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Huemer & Mayr (1999a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 28.viii.2021