Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plebejus zullichi

Plebejus zullichi (Hemming, 1933)

Züllich’s blue

on Androsace


Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Primulaceae, monophagous

Androsace vitaliana.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Agriades zullichi.


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.


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

Last modified 12.xi.2021