Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zygaena minos

Zygaena minos (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

on Pimpinella, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Eryngium campestre; Falcaria vulgaris; Pimpinella nigra, saxifraga.

In rearings by Nahirnić & Tarmann Eryngium was refused. Dąbrowski & Wenta show a picture of a larva on Thymus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Dąbrowski & Wenta, Drouet, Lepiforum, Nahirnić & Tarmann, Pyrgus.

references

Dąbrowski & Wenta (2018a), Drouet (1992a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Fazekas (2021c), Keil (1993a), Lepiforum (2021), Nahirnić & Tarmann (2016a), pyrgus.de (2023).

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