Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyrgus alveus

Pyrgus alveus (Hübner, 1803)

large grizzled skipper

on Helianthemum, etc.

parasite

Larvae among loosely folded leaves.

host plants

Cistaceae, Rosaceam restricted polyphagous

Agrimonia eupatoria; Cistus lasianthus; Helianthemum hirtum, nummularium & subsp. grandiflorum, oelandicum; Potentilla argentea, erecta, pusilla, reptans, sterilis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Hernández-Roldán ao.

synonyms

Pyrgus accretus (Verity, 1925).

references

Dapporto (1998a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Hernández-Roldán, Munguira, Wagner & Vila (2012a), Lepiforum (2021), Wagner (2006a).

Last modified 26.vii.2021