Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tomares ballus

Tomares ballus (Fabricius, 1787)

provence hairstreak

on Anthyllis, etc.

parasite

Larvae feed in the flowers and pods.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Anthyllis cytisoides, vulneraria; Erophaca baetica; Hippocrepis unisiliquosus; Lotus ornithopodioides; Medicago polymorpha, truncatula; Onobrychis caput-galli; Tripodion tetraphyllum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Jordano, Fernández Haeger & Rodriguez González (1990a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 25.iv.2021