Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hada plebeja

Hada plebeja (Linnaeus, 1761)

shears

on Silene, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the inflorescences and leaves; during the day hidden among the litter.

host plants

polyphagous

Pilosella aurantiaca; Silene nutans; Taraxacum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Dolinskaya, Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Hada nana (Hufnagel, 1766).

references

Dapporto (1998a), Dolinskaya (2010a), Ebert (ed., 1998a), Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (2003a), Pyrgus (2021), Robenz & Schaefer (1987a).

Last modified 31.x.2021