Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyrgus malvoides

Pyrgus malvoides (Elwes & Edwards, 1897)

southern grizzled skipper

on Potentilla, etc.

parasite

Larvae among loosely folded the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Agrimonia eupatoria; Alchemilla hybrida; Drymocallis rupestris; Filipendula vulgaris; Fragaria vesca; Geum montanum; Potentilla argentea, aurea, erecta, grandiflora, hirta, pensylvanica, pusilla, recta, reptans, tabernaemontani; Rubus caesius, idaeus, ulmifolius; Sanguisorba minor.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Lepiforum (2021). Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Wagner (2006a).

Last modified 19.iv.2021