Field Tip Details

Species1910 Lilac Beauty, Apeira syringaria, (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearMay
FoodplantsWild Privet, Ligustrum vulgare
Honeysuckle, Lonicera periclymenum
Lilac, Syringa vulgaris
TipThe larvae hibernates small and may be found on its foodplant. [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedFri 8-Sep-2006Last updatedFri 8-Sep-2006