Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euchloe tagis

Euchloe tagis (Hübner, 1804)

portuguese dappled white

on Iberis

parasite

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.

synonyms

Iberochloe tagis.

references

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

Last modified 8.xi.2021