Asteraceae

Asteraceae

Showing species 1 to 265 of total 265.

Lepidoptera speciesFact sheetHosts
Acronicta euphorbiae (Sweet Gale Moth)Achillea
Actebia praecox (Portland Moth)Artemisia
Adaina microdactyla (Hemp-agrimony Plume)Eupatorium cannabinum
Aethes cnicana (Thistle Conch)Cirsium oleraceum, Carduus, Cirsium
Aethes kindermannianaArtemisia campestris, Chrysanthemum
Aethes margaritana (Silver Coast Conch)Achillea, Chrysanthemum, Matricaria, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Aethes rubigana (Burdock Conch)Arctium lappa, Arctium minus, Cirsium oleraceum
Aethes smeathmanniana (Yarrow Conch)Anthemis arvensis, Centaurea nigra, Asteraceae, Centaurea, Lactuca, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Agapeta zoegana (Knapweed Conch)Centaurea
Agonopterix arenella (Brindled Flat-body)Arctium, Carduus, Carlina, Centaurea, Serratula, Sonchus
Agonopterix broennoeensisAlpine Saw-wort (Saussurea alpina)
Agonopterix kaekeritziana (Straw Flat-body)Centaurea jacea, Centaurea nigra, Centaurea scabiosa
Agonopterix pallorella (Pale Flat-body)Centaurea jacea, Centaurea scabiosa
Agonopterix propinquella (Black-spot Flat-body)Cirsium arvense, Cirsium vulgare, Arctium, Carduus
Agonopterix subpropinquella (Ruddy Flat-body)Arctium lappa, Carduus crispus, Centaurea jacea, Centaurea scabiosa, Cirsium arvense, Cirsium vulgare, Onopordum acanthium, Carduus
Agrochola litura (Brown-spot Pinion)Dandelion (Taraxacum), Lactuca
Agrotis clavis (Heart and Club)Lactuca
Agrotis exclamationis (Heart and Dart)Artemisia campestris
Ammoconia caecimaculaDandelion (Taraxacum)
Amphipoea oculea (Ear Moth)Petasites
Amphipyra tragopoginis (Mouse Moth)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia vulgaris
Anania funebrisSolidago virgaurea, Solidago
Anania fuscalisSolidago
Anania perlucidalisCarduus, Cirsium
Angerona prunaria (Orange Moth)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Antitype chi (Grey Chi)Lactuca
Aphelia viburnianaArtemisia, Centaurea
Arctia caja (Garden Tiger)Achillea, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Autographa bractea (Gold Spangle)Hieracium, Tussilago
Autographa pulchrina (Beautiful Golden Y)Senecio jacobaea, Solidago virgaurea
Biston betularia (Peppered Moth)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia
Bucculatrix artemisiellaArtemisia campestris
Bucculatrix cristatella (Crested Bent-wing)Anthemis tinctoria, Chrysanthemum, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Bucculatrix nigricomella (Daisy Bent-wing)Leucanthemum vulgare
Camptogramma bilineata (Yellow Shell)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Caradrina clavipalpis (Pale Mottled Willow)Leontodon
Caradrina montanaHieracium
Caradrina morpheus (Mottled Rustic)Artemisia, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Lactuca
Caradrina seliniDandelion (Taraxacum), Hieracium
Catoptria fulgidellaGnaphalium, Omalotheca
Celypha lacunana (Common Marble)Artemisia, Chrysanthemum, Inula
Celypha rivulana (Silver-striped Marble)Hieracium
Celypha rosaceana (Roseate Marble)Sonchus arvensis, Sonchus asper
Celypha rufanaArtemisia vulgaris, Sonchus arvensis, Achillea, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Celypha rurestranaSonchus
Celypha striana (Barred Marble)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Ceramica pisi (Broom Moth)Aster
Cerastis rubricosa (Red Chestnut)Dandelion (Taraxacum), Lactuca, Senecio
Charissa obscurata (The Annulet)Artemisia
Chionodes distinctella (Eastern Groundling)Artemisia campestris
Chloroclystis v-ata (The V-Pug)Eupatorium cannabinum, Achillea
Cleora cinctaria (Ringed Carpet)Achillea, Artemisia
Clepsis rurinanaAster
Clepsis senecionana (Obscure Tortrix)Solidago virgaurea
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix)Chrysanthemum
Cnephasia communana (May Shade)Chrysanthemum
Cnephasia genitalana (Dover Shade)Chrysanthemum, Hieracium, Senecio
Cnephasia incertana (Light Grey Tortrix)Chrysanthemum
Cnephasia stephensiana (Grey Tortrix)Chrysanthemum, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Hieracium
Cochylidia heydeniana (Blue-fleabane Conch)Erigeron acer, Solidago virgaurea
Cochylidia implicitana (Chamomile Conch)Anthemis cotula, Helichrysum arenarium, Matricaria recutita, Solidago virgaurea, Tripleurospermum maritimum, Anthemis, Aster, Chrysanthemum, Matricaria, Solidago, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Cochylidia richterianaArtemisia campestris, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Cochylidia subroseanaSolidago
Cochylis atricapitana (Black-headed Conch)Senecio jacobaea, Hieracium
Cochylis dubitana (Little Conch)Carduus acanthoides, Carduus nutans, Cirsium, Crepis, Hieracium, Picris, Senecio, Solidago
Coleophora caelebipennellaArtemisia campestris
Coleophora conspicuellaCentaurea jacea
Coleophora granulatellaArtemisia campestris
Coleophora obscenellaSolidago virgaurea
Coleophora paripennella (Dark Thistle Case-bearer)Centaurea jacea, Centaurea nigra, Cirsium arvense, Serratula tinctoria, Arctium
Coleophora squamosella (Surrey Case-bearer)Erigeron acer
Coleophora trochilella (Verge Case-bearer)Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia vulgaris, Hieracium, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Conistra erythrocephala (Red-headed Chestnut)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Conistra rubiginea (Dotted Chestnut)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Conistra rubiginosaAchillea
Coscinia cribraria (Speckled Footman)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Cucullia absinthii (The Wormwood)Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia vulgaris, Artemisia
Cucullia asterisSolidago virgaurea, Aster, Solidago
Cucullia chamomillae (Chamomile Shark)Achillea, Anthemis, Artemisia, Chrysanthemum, Matricaria
Cucullia gnaphaliiSolidago virgaurea, Artemisia, Aster, Chrysanthemum, Solidago
Cucullia lactucaeMycelis muralis, Hieracium, Lactuca, Sonchus
Cucullia lucifugaCirsium, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Hieracium, Lactuca, Picris, Sonchus, Tragopogon
Cucullia umbratica (The Shark)Hieracium, Lactuca, Senecio, Sonchus
Cybosia mesomella (Four-dotted Footman)Scorzoneroides autumnalis, Leontodon
Depressaria artemisiaeArtemisia campestris
Depressaria badiella (Brown Flat-body)Sonchus arvensis, Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Depressaria emeritellaTansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Depressaria leucocephalaArtemisia vulgaris
Depressaria olerellaYarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Depressaria silesiacaArtemisia vulgaris, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Diachrysia chrysitis (Burnished Brass)Leontodon
Diacrisia sannio (Clouded Buff)Cirsium, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Hieracium, Leontodon
Diaphora mendica (Muslin Moth)Leontodon, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Diarsia dahlii (Barred Chestnut)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Diarsia rubi (Small Square-spot)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Diasemia reticularisCichorium intybus, Cichorium, Hieracium, Picris
Dichrorampha acuminatana (Sharp-winged Drill)Leucanthemum vulgare, Chrysanthemum, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Dichrorampha aeratana (Obscure Drill)Leucanthemum vulgare
Dichrorampha agilanaTanacetum
Dichrorampha alpinana (Broad-blotch Drill)Tanacetum
Dichrorampha flavidorsana (Narrow-blotch Drill)Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Dichrorampha obscuratanaAchillea, Tanacetum
Dichrorampha petiverella (Common Drill)Achillea ptarmica, Achillea, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Dichrorampha plumbagana (Silver-lined Drill)Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Dichrorampha plumbana (Lead-coloured Drill)Leucanthemum vulgare, Tanacetum, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Dichrorampha simpliciana (Round-winged Drill)Artemisia vulgaris
Dichrorampha vancouverana (Gold-fringed Drill)Leucanthemum vulgare, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Digitivalva arnicellaArnica montana
Digitivalva reticulellaGnaphalium, Omalotheca
Dypterygia scabriuscula (Bird's Wing)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Dysstroma citrata (Dark Marbled Carpet)Aster
Eana incanana (Bluebell Shade)Chrysanthemum
Ematurga atomaria (Common Heath)Arctium, Artemisia, Centaurea, Chrysanthemum, Solidago
Endothenia hebesanaSolidago
Endothenia oblongana (Downland Marble)Centaurea nigra, Cirsium
Epiblema cirsiana (Knapweed Bell)Carduus nutans, Centaurea nigra, Cirsium palustre, Cirsium vulgare, Carlina
Epiblema foenella (White-foot Bell)Artemisia vulgaris
Epiblema grandaevana (Great Bell)Petasites albus, Petasites hybridus, Colt's-foot (Tussilago farfara)
Epiblema obscuranaInula salicina
Epiblema scutulana (Thistle Bell)Carduus nutans, Cirsium vulgare, Arctium, Centaurea
Epiblema sticticana (Colt’s-foot Bell)Arctium lappa, Colt's-foot (Tussilago farfara)
Epilecta linogriseaDandelion (Taraxacum), Senecio
Eriopsela quadranaSolidago virgaurea
Eucosma aemulanaSolidago virgaurea
Eucosma aspidiscanaAster novi-belgii, Solidago virgaurea, Aster
Eucosma campoliliana (Marbled Bell)Senecio jacobaea
Eucosma cana (Hoary Bell)Centaurea nigra, Cirsium vulgare, Carduus, Cirsium
Eucosma conterminana (Pale Lettuce Bell)Lactuca serriola, Sonchus oleraceus, Lactuca
Eucosma hohenwartiana (Bright Bell)Centaurea jacea, Centaurea scabiosa, Serratula tinctoria, Carduus, Cirsium, Picris
Eucosma lacteana (Maritime Bell)Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia vulgaris
Eucosma metznerianaArtemisia absinthium, Artemisia vulgaris
Eucosma obumbratana (Two-coloured Bell)Centaurea jacea, Picris hieracioides, Sonchus arvensis
Eucosma pupillanaArtemisia absinthium
Eucosma saussureanaAlpine Saw-wort (Saussurea alpina)
Eucosma scorzoneranaScorzonera
Eucosma tripoliana (Saltmarsh Bell)Tripolium pannonicum subsp. tripolium
Eupithecia absinthiata (Wormwood Pug)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia vulgaris, Eupatorium cannabinum, Senecio jacobaea, Solidago virgaurea, Asteraceae, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Eupithecia cauchiata (Doubleday's Pug)Solidago virgaurea
Eupithecia centaureata (Lime-speck Pug)Achillea, Centaurea, Eupatorium, Senecio, Solidago
Eupithecia expallidata (Bleached Pug)Solidago virgaurea
Eupithecia groenblomiSolidago virgaurea
Eupithecia icterata (Tawny Speckled Pug)Achillea ptarmica, Artemisia vulgaris, Achillea, Artemisia, Chrysanthemum, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Eupithecia innotata (Angle-barred Pug)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia
Eupithecia millefoliata (Yarrow Pug)Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Eupithecia nanata (Narrow-winged Pug)Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Eupithecia ochridataArtemisia campestris
Eupithecia satyrata (Satyr Pug)Achillea, Asteraceae, Centaurea, Cirsium, Senecio, Solidago
Eupithecia subfuscataEupatorium cannabinum, Achillea, Centaurea, Solidago
Eupithecia subumbrata (Shaded Pug)Crepis
Eupithecia succenturiata (Bordered Pug)Artemisia vulgaris, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Eupithecia virgaureata (Golden-rod Pug)Eupatorium cannabinum, Senecio jacobaea, Solidago virgaurea, Asteraceae, Centaurea, Cirsium, Solidago
Eupithecia vulgata (Common Pug)Artemisia campestris, Solidago virgaurea, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Eupoecilia angustana (Marbled Conch)Achillea, Solidago
Euzophera cinerosella (Wormwood Knot-horn)Artemisia absinthium
Exaeretia allisella (Mugwort Flat-body)Artemisia vulgaris
Falseuncaria ruficiliana (Red-fringed Conch)Bellis perennis
Gillmeria ochrodactyla (Tansy plume)Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Gillmeria pallidactyla (Yarrow Plume)Achillea, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Gortyna flavago (Frosted Orange)Arctium, Carduus, Cirsium, Eupatorium, Petasites
Grammia quenseliDandelion (Taraxacum)
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)Eupatorium cannabinum, Senecio jacobaea
Gynaephora fascelina (Dark Tussock)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Hada plebeja (The Shears)Crepis, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Hieracium
Hecatera bicolorata (Broad-barred White)Crepis, Hieracium, Lactuca, Sonchus
Heliothis peltigera (Bordered Straw)Senecio vulgaris, Calendula, Carduus, Cirsium, Senecio
Heliothis viriplaca (Marbled Clover)Centaurea jacea, Artemisia, Centaurea, Crepis
Hellinsia didactylitesHieracium
Hellinsia distinctusArtemisia absinthium, Omalotheca sylvatica
Hellinsia lienigianusArtemisia campestris, Artemisia vulgaris, Leucanthemum vulgare, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Hellinsia osteodactylusSolidago virgaurea, Senecio
Hellinsia tephradactylaBellis perennis, Solidago virgaurea
Hoplodrina blanda (The Rustic)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Hydraecia micacea (Rosy Rustic)Arctium, Petasites, Tussilago
Hypochalcia ahenella (Dingy Knot-horn)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia
Hyppa rectilinea (The Saxon)Sonchus
Idaea aversata (Riband Wave)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Idaea muricata (Purple-bordered Gold)Lactuca
Idaea pallidataYarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Idaea serpentataDandelion (Taraxacum)
Idaea straminata (Plain Wave)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Lacanobia contigua (Beautiful Brocade)Eupatorium cannabinum
Lacanobia suasa (Dog's Tooth)Lactuca
Lampronia rupellaAsteraceae
Lasionycta proximaDandelion (Taraxacum), Leontodon
Lobesia abscisana (Smoky-barred Marble)Cirsium arvense, Artemisia
Lobesia reliquana (Oak Marble)Solidago virgaurea
Loxostege sticticalis (Diamond-spot Pearl)Artemisia vulgaris, Artemisia
Macroglossum stellatarum (Hummingbird Hawk-moth)Aster, Carduus, Centaurea
Malacosoma castrensis (Ground Lackey)Sea wormwood (Artemisia maritima)
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)Calendula, Lactuca, Rudbeckia
Martania taeniata (Barred Carpet)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Melitaea athalia (Heath Fritillary)Centaurea
Melitaea cinxia (Glanville Fritillary)Centaurea, Hieracium
Metzneria aestivella (Carline Neb)Carlina vulgaris
Metzneria aprilella (Brilliant Neb)Centaurea scabiosa
Metzneria ehikeellaCentaurea scabiosa
Metzneria lappella (Burdock Neb)Arctium lappa, Arctium tomentosum
Metzneria metzneriella (Meadow Neb)Centaurea jacea, Centaurea nigra, Centaurea scabiosa, Serratula tinctoria
Metzneria neuropterellaCentaurea, Cirsium
Metzneria santolinellaAnthemis tinctoria
Mniotype adusta (Dark Brocade)Achillea, Artemisia
Mniotype saturaDandelion (Taraxacum)
Mormo maura (Old Lady)Dandelion (Taraxacum), Senecio
Myelois circumvoluta (Thistle Ermine)Arctium lappa, Centaurea scabiosa, Cirsium vulgare, Onopordum acanthium, Arctium, Carduus, Centaurea, Cirsium, Onopordum
Mythimna ferrago (The Clay)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Naenia typica (The Gothic)Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia vulgaris, Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing)Hieracium
Ochropleura plecta (Flame Shoulder)Senecio jacobaea
Oidaematophorus rogenhoferiErigeron acer
Olindia schumacherana (White-barred Tortrix)Hieracium
Orthonama obstipata (The Gem)Anthemis, Eupatorium, Senecio
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)Artemisia
Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker)Artemisia vulgaris, Achillea
Oxyptilus chrysodactylaHieracium, Picris
Paramesia gnomanaDandelion (Taraxacum)
Parasemia plantaginis (Wood Tiger)Hieracium, Senecio
Paratalanta hyalinalis (Translucent Pearl)Centaurea nigra
Paratalanta pandalis (Bordered Pearl)Solidago virgaurea
Pelurga comitata (Dark Spinach)Artemisia vulgaris
Phalonidia curvistriganaMycelis muralis, Solidago virgaurea
Phalonidia gilvicomanaMycelis muralis, Nipplewort (Lapsana communis)
Phalonidia manniana (Water-mint Conch)Inula
Philedonides lunanaAster linosyris, Aster
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (Ruby Tiger)Dandelion (Taraxacum), Leontodon
Phtheochroa inopiana (Plain Conch)Artemisia campestris
Phtheochroa vulneratanaAlpine Saw-wort (Saussurea alpina)
Phycitodes albatellaCrepis, Senecio, Solidago
Phycitodes binaevella (Ermine Knot-horn)Artemisia vulgaris, Cirsium vulgare, Aster, Carduus, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare)
Phycitodes maritima (Chalk Knot-horn)Senecio jacobaea, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Phycitodes saxicola (Small Clouded Knot-horn)Senecio jacobaea, Anthemis
Platyptilia calodactyla (Goldenrod Plume)Senecio sylvaticus, Solidago virgaurea
Platyptilia gonodactyla (Triangle Plume)Petasites hybridus, Colt's-foot (Tussilago farfara), Petasites, Tussilago
Polia bombycina (Pale Shining Brown)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia vulgaris, Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Pyrausta aerealisArtemisia vulgaris, Artemisia, Gnaphalium, Helichrysum, Omalotheca
Pyrausta despicata (Straw-barred Pearl)Gnaphalium, Omalotheca
Rusina ferruginea (Brown Rustic)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Scoparia pyralella (Meadow Grey)Senecio jacobaea
Scoparia subfusca (Large Grey)Picris hieracioides, Picris, Tussilago
Scopula floslactata (Cream Wave)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Scopula immorata (Lewes Wave)Artemisia vulgaris, Hieracium, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Scopula immutata (Lesser Cream Wave)Artemisia, Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Sideridis turbida (White Colon)Artemisia, Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Siona lineata (Black-veined Moth)Achillea, Chrysanthemum, Solidago
Sitochroa verticalis (Lesser Pearl)Cirsium arvense, Centaurea, Cirsium
Sophronia humerellaAntennaria dioica, Artemisia campestris, Helichrysum arenarium, Achillea
Spaelotis ravida (Stout Dart)Artemisia, Cirsium
Spilarctia lutea (Buff Ermine)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine)Lactuca serriola, Dandelion (Taraxacum), Lactuca
Syngrapha hochenwarthiSolidago virgaurea
Thalera fimbrialis (Sussex Emerald)Achillea, Artemisia, Solidago
Thetidia smaragdaria (Essex Emerald)Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia, Senecio, Tanacetum, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Thiodia citrana (Lemon Bell)Artemisia campestris, Artemisia vulgaris, Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Tyria jacobaeae (The Cinnabar)Senecio jacobaea, Petasites, Senecio, Tussilago
Udea ferrugalis (Rusty-dot Pearl)Arctium, Eupatorium
Udea lutealis (Pale Straw Pearl)Artemisia vulgaris, Carduus, Centaurea, Cirsium
Vanessa cardui (Painted Lady)Arctium, Carduus, Cirsium, Onopordum, Tussilago
Xestia ashworthii (Ashworth's Rustic)Dandelion (Taraxacum), Senecio
Xestia collinaAchillea
Xestia gelidaDandelion (Taraxacum)
Xestia sexstrigata (Six-striped Rustic)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Xestia speciosaHieracium, Solidago
Xestia stigmatica (Square-spotted Clay)Dandelion (Taraxacum)
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)Lactuca, Petasites, Serratula, Sonchus
Xylena vetusta (Red Sword-grass)Carduus
Zelotherses paleana (Timothy Tortrix)Carduus, Centaurea, Cirsium