Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gonepteryx cleopatra

Gonepteryx cleopatra (Linnaeus, 1767)


on Rhamnus


Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Rhamnaceae, monophagous

Rhamnus alaternus, cathartica, lycioides & subsp. oleoides, myrtifolia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Baquero, Moraza, AriƱo & Jordana (2011a), Bertaccini (2008a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Huertas Dionisio (2002a, 2007a), Lafranchis (2020b), Lepiforum (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 25.i.2023