Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zygaena filipendulae

Zygaena filipendulae (Linnaeus, 1758)

six-spot burnet

on Dorycnium, Lotus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Dorycnium; Lotus corniculatus, pedunculatus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Crispin & Warrington (1997a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a, Jakšić, Tarmann & Nahirnić (2019a), Lepiforum (2021), Zagrobelny, Dalsten & Hille (2019a).

Last modified 18.iv.2021