Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Carcharodus floccifera

Carcharodus floccifera (Zeller, 1847)

tufted marbled skipper

on Stachys

parasite

Larvae in a folded leaf.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Stachys officinalis, pradica, recta, sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Carcharodus floccifer, flocciferus; Muschampia floccifera.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 20.iv.2021