Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pyropteron chrysidiformis

Pyropteron chrysidiformis (Esper, 1782)

fiery clearwing

on Rumex

parasite

The larvae bore in the roots.

host plants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Rumex acetosa, crispus, hydrolapathum, obtusifolius, pulcher, scutatus, thyrsiflorus.

references

Bachelard (2014a), Bella, Bartsch & Laštůvka (2017a), Ebert (ed., 1997a), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2001a).

Last modified 26.ix.2018