Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lycophotia molothina

Lycophotia molothina (Esper, 1789)

on Calluna, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Calluna vulgaris.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Gelbrecht, Rosenbauer, Seiger & Sobczyk (2000a), Lepiforum (2021), Pérez De-Gregorio, Requena Miret & Rondós Casas (2013a).

Last modified 17.iv.2021