Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyrgus cacaliae

Pyrgus cacaliae (Wallengren, 1853)

dusky grizzled skipper

on Geum, Potentilla


Larvae among folded leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Geum montanum; Potentilla aurea, crantzii, erecta.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Hernández-Roldán ao.


Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Hernández-Roldán, Vicente & Munguira (2011a), Hernández-Roldán, Munguira, Wagner & Vila (2012a), Lepiforum (2021), Wagner (2006a).

Last modified 26.vii.2021