Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Altica cornivorax

Altica cornivorax Král, 1969

on Cornus

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

Cornus sanguinea, Hungary, Budapest-Kamaraerdő, 19.vii.2018 © László Érsek

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

detail

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

Cornus sanguinea, HungARY, Mosonmagyaróvár, 29.v.2020 © László Érsek: clutch

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

empty eggs

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

initial damage

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

young larva

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

older larva, dorsal…

Altica cornivorax on Cornus sanguinea

… lateral

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Cornaceae, monophagous

Cornus sanguinea.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Schillhammer (1993a).

Last modified 1.vii.2022