Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pontia daplidice

Pontia daplidice (Linnaeus, 1758)

bath white

on Brassicaceae, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, Cleomaceae, Resedaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Alyssum; Arabis glabra; Biscutella; Brassica tournefortii; Cakile maritima; Carrichtera annua; Cleome iberica; Descurainia; Diplotaxis erucoides, tenuifolia; Erucastrum canariense; Erysimum scoparium; Fibigia; Hirschfeldia incana; Iberis; Lepidium graminifolium; Lobularia canariensis; Moricandia arvensis; Raphanus; Reseda luteola, media, phyteuma, scoparia; Sinapis; Sisymbrium officinale; Thlaspi.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see John ao, Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Baquero, Moraza, AriƱo & Jordana (2011a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), John, Wiemers, Makris & Russell (2013a), Lafranchis (2020b), Lepiforum (2021), Nel & Nel (2000a), pyrgus.de (2023), Vieira (2008a), Wiemers (1995a).

Last modified 18.i.2023