Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euchloe charlonia

Euchloe charlonia (Donzel, 1842)

greenish black-tip

on Carrichtera, etc.


Larvae freely on the fruits.

host plants

Brassicaceae, Resedaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Carrichtera annua; Moricandia arvensis; Reseda crystallina.

? Also Kickxia sagittata (Plantaginaceae; cf. Wiemers)

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Elphinstonia charlonia.


Acosta Fernández (2007a), Gascoigne-Pees, Hall & Russell (2002a), Lepiforum (2021), Wiemers (1995a).

Last modified 5.xi.2021