Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hadena tephroleuca

Hadena tephroleuca (Boisduval, 1833)

on Gypsophila, Silene

parasite

Larvae in and at the fruits; older larvae hide in the litter during the day.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Gypsophila repens; Silene rupestris.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Pyrgus, Wagner.

references

Pyrgus (2021), Wagner (2012a) .

Last modified 8.ix.2021