Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Schistoceros bimaculatus

Schistoceros bimaculatus (Olivier, 1790)

grape cane borer

on Vitis, etc.

parasite

Larvae bore in dead wood; the adults eat holes in living tissue near buds, and may cause the death of branches.

host plants

polyphagous

Acacia; Annona cherimola; Citrus; Delonix regia; Ficus carica; Lycium; Malus domestica; Olea europaea; Prunus dulcis; Punica granatum; Pyrus communis; Tamarindus indica; Tamarix; Vitis vinifera.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Amphicerus bimaculatus.

references

Andreadis, Navrozidis & Katerinis (2016a), Nardi & Mifsud (2015a), Tsagkarakis, Ben-Dov & Papadoulis (2016a).

Last modified 19.x.2021