Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Muschampia proto

Muschampia proto (Ochsenheimer, 1808)

sage skipper

on Phlomis

parasite

Larvae among folded leaves.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Phlomis fruticosa, herba-venti, lychnitis, purpurea.

Huertas Dionisio also found a larva in the flower head of Andryala integrifolia (Asteraceae)!

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Sloperia, Syrichtus, proto.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Koren, Martinović & Dender (2020a), Lafranchis (2020a), Lepiforum (2021), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 21.vii.2021