Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euchloe tagis

Euchloe tagis (Hübner, 1804)

portuguese dappled white

on Iberis


Larvae freely on the siliques or leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, monophagous

Iberis ciliata subsp. welwitschii, contracta, fontqueri, pinnata, procumbens & subsp. microcarpa, sempervirens.

Probably only exceptionally also Biscutella; Eruca vesicaria.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.


Iberochloe tagis.


Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Lepiforum (2021), Marabuto (2008a).

Last modified 8.xi.2021