Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Polia bombycina

Polia bombycina (Hufnagel, 1766)

pale shining brown

on herbs, shrubs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Achillea; Berberis vulgaris; Cornus sanguinea; Cytisus scopariu; Ononis spinosa; Polygonum; Pulsatilla; Rubus idaeus; Sonchus; Vaccinium myrtillus, uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

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

Last modified 12.ix.2021