Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Laeosopis roboris

Laeosopis roboris (Esper, 1793)

spanish purple hairstreak

on Fraxinus, etc/

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Oleaceae, oligophagous

Fraxinus angustifolia; Phillyrea angustifolia, latifolia; Olea europaea.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva

see Kan ao, Lepiforum.

synonyms

Laeosopis evippus (Hübner, 1793).

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Kan & Kan-van Limburg-Stirum (2009a), Kan & van Limburg-Stirum (2009a), Lepiforum (2021), Marabuto (2018a).

Last modified 27.vi.2021