Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Colias palaeno

Colias palaeno (Linnaeus, 1761)

moorland clouded yellow

on Vaccinium

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Vaccinium ? myrtillus, uliginosum.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as full-grown larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Aistleitner & Aistleitner (1996a), Dapkus & Švitra (0000a), Döring & Hoffmann (2004), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Duprez (2004a), Lepiforum (2021), pyrgus.de (2023).

Last modified 4.viii.2023