Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xestia ditrapezium

Xestia ditrapezium (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

triple-spotted clay

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Prunus spinosa; Rubus idaeus; Urtica dioica; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

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

Last modified 30.ix.2021