Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mythimna pudorina

Mythimna pudorina (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

striped wainscot

on “grasses”

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Calamagrostis epigeios; Carex acutiformis; Deschampsia cespitosa; Molinia arundinacea; Phalaroides arundinacea.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Aletia pudorina.

references

Lepiforum (2021), Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 14.ix.2021