Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyronia tithonus

Pyronia tithonus (Linnaeus, 1767)

gatekeeper

on grasses

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Agrostis capillaris, gigantea; Arrhenatherum elatius; Brachypodium; Calamagrostis canescens; Dactylis glomerata; Deschampsia cespitosa; Elytrigia repens; Festuca filiformis, rubra; Holcus lanatus; Lolium perenne; Milium effusum; Ochlopoa annua; Phleum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Baquero, Moraza, AriƱo & Jordana (2011a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Lepiforum (2021), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 15.v.2021