Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zegris eupheme

Zegris eupheme (Esper, 1804)

sooty orange tip

on Sisymbrium,etc.

parasite

Larvae at the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Biscutella auriculata; Camelina laxa; Hirschfeldia incana; Isatis tinctoria; Lepidium vesicarium; Raphanus; Sisymbrium irio, polymorphum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2023).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrus.

synonyms

Zegris meridionalis Lederer, 1853 is often considered an autonomous species.

references

Kara├žetin & Welch (2011a), Lepiforum (2023), pyrgus.de (2023).

Last modified 23.xii.2023