Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zygaena occitanica

Zygaena occitanica (de Villers, 1789)

on Dorycnium, Lotus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves; pupation in conspicuous whhite, oval cocoons on the plants.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Dorycnium pentaphyllum; Lotus longisiliquosus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Baquero, Moraza, AriƱo & Jordana (2011a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Magro & Jambrina (2013a).

Last modified 3.xi.2021