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; Carum; Daucus carota; Dictamnus albus; Ferula communis; Foeniculum vulgare; Meum athamanticum; Pastinaca sativa; Petroselinum crispum; Peucedanum alsaticum, oreoselinum, palustre; Pimpinella anisum, saxifraga; Ruta graveolens; Trinia glauca.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Fagot (1996a), Lepiforum (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 6.v.2021