Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pheosia gnoma

Pheosia gnoma (Fabricius, 1777)

lesser swallow prominent

on Betula, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Betulaceae, Salicaceae, polyphagous

Alnus glutinosa; Betula pendula; Populus x canadensis, nigra.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Cobos Suarez (1988a), Ebert (ed., 1994a), Lepiforum (2021), Schintlmeister (1987a).

Last modified 14.iv.2023