Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aricia eumedon

Aricia eumedon (Esper, 1780)

geranium argus

on Erodium, Geranium

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Geraniaceae, oligophagous

Erodium; Geranium palustre, pratense, sanguineum, sylvaticum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Eumedonia, Polyommatus, eumedon.

references

Bálint (1993b), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Lepiforum (2021), Marabuto & Maravalhas (2008a), Sanetra, Güsten & Trusch (2015a), Schurian, Castelain & Weiss (2014a).

Last modified 15.xii.2021