Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xestia triangulum

Xestia triangulum (Hufnagel, 1766)

double square-spot

on Rubus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Clematis vitalba; Cornus sanguinea; Cytisus scoparius; Galeopsis tetrahit; Geranium sylvaticum; Geum; Lonicera xylosteum; Molinia; Primula; Prunus spinosa; Rubus idaeus; Rumex; Stellaria; Urtica dioica; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Corley, Marabuto, Maravalhas ao (2011a), Ebert (ed., 1998a), Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (2003a), Pyrgus (2021). Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

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