Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euxoa obelisca

Euxoa obelisca (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

square-spot dart

on herbs


Larvae freely on the lowest parts of the plant.

host plants

polyphagous, incl.

Helianthemum; Hippocrepis comosa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.


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

Last modified 7.x.2021