Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mythimna straminea

Mythimna straminea (Treitschke, 1825)

southern wainscot

on Phragmites, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Carex acuta; Festuca; Phalaris; Phragmites australis; Typha.

Vhiefly on Phragmites.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Bella, Parenzan & Russo (2009a), Ebert (ed., 1998a), Huemer (2001a), Kravchenko, Fibiger, Mooser, ao (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 15.ix.2021