Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Colias croceus

Colias croceus (Fourcroy, 1785)

clouded yellow

on Medicago, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Anthyllis; Astragalus glycyphyllos; Colutea; Cytisus; Erophaca; Hippocrepis comosa; Lotus corniculatus; Medicago falcata, sativa,x varia; Melilotus albus; Onobrychis arenaria, viciifolia; Securigera varia; Trifolium medium, pratense, repens; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Colias crocea.

references

Baquero, Moraza, AriƱo & Jordana (2011a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 13.vi.2021