Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Marasmarcha lunaedactyla

Marasmarcha lunaedactyla (Haworth, 1811)

crescent plume

on Ononis

parasite

Larvae free on the plant.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Ononis natrix, rotundifolia, spinosa & subsp. hircina + procurrens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Nel, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Marasmarcha phaeodactyla (Hübner, 1813).

references

Albu (2009a), Burmann (1986a), Fazekas (1993a), Gelis (1996a), Huisman & Koster (1999a), Lepiforum (2020), Nel (1996a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Sutter (1991a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 15.ii.2020