Heracleum L. Cow Parsnip Ukonputket

Foodplants for Agonopterix angelicella, A. ciliella, A. heracliana, A. ochrocephala, Depressaria badiella, D. depressana, Eupithecia subfuscata, Papaipema harrisii, Papilio machaon, Sitochroa palealis

[sp-1.jpg] 542x800 (~146Kb) Finland, Vihti, ?July 2002, Photo 11072002_33 © Timo Viitanen [sp-2.jpg] 800x538 (~136Kb) Finland, Espoo, ?May 2002, Photo 30052002_33 © Timo Viitanen [sp-3.jpg] 1200x1871 (~476Kb) China, S.Tibet, Nyalam town (4200m, host plant of Papilio machaon sikkimensis), 6.7.2010, Photo © A. Timchenko

The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.

Unknown or unplaced taxa

  • Heracleum maximum; [GMB], 1104
  • Heracleum maximum Bartr.;

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