Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gonepteryx palmae

Gonepteryx palmae Stamm, 1964

on Rhamnus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Rhamnaceae, monophagous

Rhamnus crenulata, glandulosa.

distribution within Europe

Canary Islands, La Palma.

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Often considered a form of Gonepteryx cleobule.

references

Lepiforum (2021), pyrgus.de (2021).

Last modified 5.xi.2021