Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Luperina testacea

Luperina testacea (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

flounced rustic

on grassen

parasite

Larvae freely at the roots.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Avena sativa; Dactylis glomerata; Elytrigia repens; Hordeum vulgare; Triticum aestivum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 30.viii.2021