Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cucullia prenanthis

Cucullia prenanthis Boisduval, 1840

false water betony

on Scrophularia

parasite

Larvae freely on the inflorescence.

host plants

Scrophulariaceae, monophagous

Scrophularia ? auriculata, nodosa, vernalis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Shargacucullia prenanthis.

references

Boursin (1962b), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Freytag (1997a), Kuras & Sitek (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 28.vii.2021