Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zizeeria knysna

Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)

african grass blue

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Amaranthus; Armeria “delicatula”; Fagonia; Lotus; Malva; Medicago lupulina, minima, sativa, truncata; Melilotus messanensis; Polygonum equisetiforme; Tribulus terrestris; Trifolium; ? Ulex europaeus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Gascoigne-Pees, Hall & Russell (2002a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Wiemers (1995a).

Last modified 5.xi.2021