Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plebejus zullichi

Plebejus zullichi (Hemming, 1933)

Züllich’s blue

on Androsace

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Primulaceae, monophagous

Androsace vitaliana.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Agriades zullichi.

notes

Barea-Azcón porecise tjhe host plant as Androsace vitaliana subsp. nevadensis. The Euro+Med PlantBase (2021) does not known that taxon, but according to The Plant List (2021) it is a junior synonym of Vitaliana primuliflora subsp. assoana, a name that in turn is unknown to Euro+Med.

references

Barea-Azcón, Benito, Olivares, ao (2014a), Munguira & Martin (1993a).

Last modified 12.xi.2021