Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zygaena purpuralis

Zygaena purpuralis (Brünnich, 1763)

transparent burnet

on Thymus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Thymus praecox, pulegioides subsp. pannonicus, serpyllum.

Also Satureja (Bonelli ao). In captivity also Thymus odoratissimus, striatus, vulgaris (Nahirnić & Tarmann).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

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

references

Albu & Nahirnić-Beshkova (2021a), Bonelli, Barbero, Casacci, ao (2015a), Dąbrowski & Wenta (2018a), Dapporto (1998a), Drouet (1992a), Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Fazekas (2021c), Keil (1993a), Lepiforum (2021), Nahirnić & Tarmann (2016a), Pérez De-Gregorio, Romaña & Rondós (2021a), Peslier (2001a), pyrgus.de (2023), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 3.ii.2024