Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Colias alfacariensis

Colias alfacariensis Ribbe, 1905

Berger’s clouded yellow

on Hippocrepis, etc.


Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Astragalus monspessulanus; Hippocrepis comosa, emerus; Securigera varia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Baquero, Moraza, Ariño & Jordana (2011a), Dapporto (1998a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a. Lepiforum (2021).

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