Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lithophane leautieri

Lithophane leautieri (Boisduval, 1829)

Blair’s shoulder-knot

on Chamaecyparis, Cupressus, Juniperus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Cupressaceae, oligophagous

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana; Cupressus x leylandii, macrocarpa; Juniperus communis, oxycedrus, sabina, thurifera.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Boursin (1957a), Lepiforum.

references

van Asseldonk (2016a), Boursin (1957a, 1962a), Corley, Marabuto, Maravalhas, ao (2008a, 2009a), Gaona Ríos (2019a), Gómez de Aizpúrua (1995b), Jacobs (1990a), Lepiforum (2021), Vanholder & Bolland (2000a).

Last modified 1.xi.2021