Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mythimna turca

Mythimna turca (Linnaeus, 1761)

double-line

on “grassen”

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

narrowly polyphagous

Agrostis capillaris, vinralis; Brachypodium sylvaticum; Calamagrostis epigeios; Carex brizoides, flacca, hirta, panicea; Dactylis glomerata; Festuca ovina; Holcus mollis; Luzula; Molinia arundinacea, caerulea; Poa nemoralis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Pyrgus (2021), Wolton, Spalding & Henwood (2007a).

Last modified 15.ix.2021