Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hecatera bicolorata

Hecatera bicolorata (Hufnagel, 1766)

broad-barred white

on Lactuca, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the flower heada.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Crepis capillaris, tectrum; Eupatorium; Hieracium lachenalii subsp. cruentifolium; Jacobaea erucifolia; Lactuca muralis, serriola; Picris; Prenanthes purpurea; Scorzoneroides autumnalis; Sonchus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Aetheria, Mamestra, bicolorata.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Kravchenko, Fibiger, Mooser, ao (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (2002a), Pyrgus (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Vyšniauskaitė & Tamutis (2012a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 7.ix.2021