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 Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

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

Last modified 6.ix.2021