Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cerastis rubricosa

Cerastis rubricosa (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

red chestnut

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Alnus incana; Euphorbia cyparissias; Fragaria; Galium; Gymnadenia conopsea; Lactuca; Lotus corniculatus; Luzula; Plantago; Platanthera bifolia; Prunus cerasifera; Rhinanthus alectorolophus; Rumex; Salix; Senecio; Taraxacum; Vaccinium; Veronica chamaedrys.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Pyrgus (2021), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 4.x.2021