Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyrgus armoricanus

Pyrgus armoricanus (Oberthür, 1910)

Oberthür’s grizzled skipper

on Potentilla, etc.

parasite

Larvae among loosely folded leaves.

host plants

Rosacae, oligophagous

Agrimonia eupatoria; Filipendula ulmaria, vulgaris; Fragaria vesca; Potentilla argentea, crantzii, erecta, hirta, icana, pedata, pusilla, recta, reptans, sterilis.

But also Helianthemum nummularium & subsp. obscurum (Cistaceae).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Kettermann, Münsch, Stuhldreher & Fartmann (2020a), Lepiforum (2021), Wagner (2006a).

Last modified 19.iv.2021