Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Colias phicomone

Colias phicomone (Esper, 1780)

mountain clouded yellow

on Hippocrepis, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Hippocrepis comosa; Lotus alpinus, corniculatus; Trifolium; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

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

Last modified 4.viii.2023