Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tholera cespitis

Tholera cespitis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

hedge rustic

on grasses

parasite

Larvae at the root collar.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Brachypodium pinnatum; Bromopsis erecta; Dactylis glomerata; Deschampsia cespitosa; Elytrigia repens.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1998a), Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (2002a) , Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 19.ix.2021