Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zygaena viciae

Zygaena viciae (Denis & Schiffermüller,1775)

on Lathyrus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lathyrus pratensis; Vicia cracca.

Oviposition also observed on Solidago canadensis (Lwpiforum).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a), Jakšić, Tarmann & Nahirnić (2019a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 18.iv.2021