Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Altica quercetorum

Altica quercetorum Foudras, 1860

oak leaf beetle

on Quercus

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus petraea, pyrenaica, robur, suber.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

notes

Important forestry pest.

references

Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Baviera & Biondi (2015a), Bieńkowski (2010a), Braggion (2013a), Bukejs (2011b), Cabral & Cid Ferreira (1991a), Fernandez de Ana, Lombardero & Martinez (1996a), Gavrilović (2012a), Gavrilović & Ćurčić (2013a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurčić, ao (2014a), Kangas & Rutanen (1993a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2002a).

Last modified 11.xi.2020