Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plebejus pylaon

Plebejus pylaon (Fischer von Waldheim, 1832)

zephyr blue

on Astragalus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Astragalus dasyanthus, exscpus, ponticus, utriger.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Kretania, Polyommatus, pylaon.

references

Bury & Savchuk (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), pyrgus.de (2021).

Last modified 28.iii.2023