Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Polymixis lichenea

Polymixis lichenea (Hübner, 1813)

feathered ranunculus

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Antirrhinum majus; Armeria maritima; Brassica oleracea; Cardaria draba; Centranthus ruber; Digitalis purpurea; Lonicera; Lotus; Plantago maritima; Rumex; Sedum acre; Trifolium.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Eumichtis lichenea.

references

Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (1999a), Wegner (2014a), Zumkehr & de Vos (1994a).

Last modified 16.ii.2023