Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Porrittia galactodactyla

Porrittia galactodactyla (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

spotted white plume

on Arctium

parasite

The hairy larvae eat holes the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Arctium lappa, nemorosum, tomentosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

See Lepiforum, Nel.

synonyms

Pterophorus galactodactylus.

references

Fazekas (1993a), Gielis (1996a), Lepiforum (2021), Nel (1996a), Šumpich & Vítek (2014a), Sutter (1991a), Vávra (2016a).

Last modified 28.i.2021