Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Athetis lepigone

Athetis lepigone (Möschler, 1860)

on ? grasses, herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous
In captivity the following plants were accepted

Argentina anserina; Avena sativa; Ballota nigra; Berberis thunbergii; Bistorta officinalis; Carex sylvatica; Chaerophyllum hirsutum; Chenopodium bonus-henricus; Cirsium canum; Convolvulus arvensis; Euphorbia helioscopia; Geranium phaeum; Geum rivale; Lycopus europaeus; Lysimachia nummularia; Plantago lanceolata; Sorbus; Trifolium pratense; Urtica dioica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Kasy, Lepiforum.

references

Kasy (1956a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 5.viii.2021