Loxostege virescalis (Guenée, 1854)

on Artemisia

parasite

Larvae in silken tubes on the plant.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia absinthium, camplestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Phlyctaenodes virescalis.

references

Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Thomann (1956a).

mod 15.ii.2020