Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leucania comma

Leucania comma (Linnaeus 1761)

shoulder-striped wainscot

on grasses

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Avenella flexuosa; Dactylis glomerata; Deschampsia cespitosa; Schedonorus arundinaceus, pratensis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 13.ix.2021