Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cerapteryx graminis

Cerapteryx graminis (Linnaeus, 1758)

antler moth

on “grasses”

parasite

Larvae at the root collar.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Agrostis capillaris, stolonifera; Avenella flexuosa; Carex nigra; Deschampsia cespitosa; Molinia caerulea.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Graveland & Berris (1988a), Lepiforum (2021)., Peslier (2002a, Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 20.ix.2021