Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hesperia comma

Hesperia comma (Linnaeus, 1758)

silver-spotted skipper

on grasses

parasite

Larva in a rolled leaf.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Festuca ovina; Nardus stricta.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Aistleitner & Aistleitner (1996a)m Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Kuras & Sitek (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), pyrgus.de (2023), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 6.viii.2023