Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xestia baja

Xestia baja (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

dotted clay

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

olyphagous

Corylus avellana; Cytisus ruthenicus; Galium album; Lonicera; Molinia caerulea; Primula; Prunus spinosa; Salvia pratensis; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (2003a), Pyrgus (2021), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 1.x.2021