Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyrgus serratulae

Pyrgus serratulae (Rambur, 1839)

olive skipper

on Potentilla, etc.

parasite

Larvae along loosely spun leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Geum montanum, reptans; Potentilla aurea, crantzii, heptaphylla, hirta, pusilla, recta, reptans, tabernaemontani; Sibbaldia procumbens.

? Also, occasionally Helianthemum nummularium (Cistaceae).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

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

Last modified 19.iv.2021