Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plebejus orbitulus

Plebejus orbitulus (de Prunner, 1798)

alpine blue

on Oxytropis, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Astragalus; Hedysarum; Oxytropis jacquinii.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Agriades, Albulina, Polyommatus, orbitulus.

references

Aistleitner & Aistleitner (1996a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Lepiforum (2021), pyrgus.de (2023).

Last modified 6.viii.2023