Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Papilio machaon

Papilio machaon Linnaeus, 1758

swallowtail

on Daucus, Ruta, etc

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, Rutaceae, polyphagous

Anethum graveolens; Angelica sylvestris; Cachrys libanotis; Carum carvi; Cicuta virosa; Daucus carota; Dictamnus albus; Ferula communis; Foeniculum vulgare; Heracleum sphondylium; Levisticum officinale; Meum athamanticum; Pastinaca sativa; Petroselinum crispum; Peucedanum alsaticum, oreoselinum, palustre; Pimpinella anisum, saxifraga; Prangos trifida; Ridolfia segetum; Ruta chalepeneis, graveolens; Trinia glauca.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Baquero, Moraza, Ariño & Jordana (2011a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Fagot (1996a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lempke (1989a), Lepiforum (2021), Marabuto (2018a), Pratt, Yates & Triplet (2000a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

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