Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphthona euphorbiae

Aphthona euphorbiae (von Paula Schrank, 1781)

large flax flea beetle

on Euphorbia, Linum, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

polyphagous

Euphorbia cyparissias, esula; Helianthemum; Linum catharticum, usitatissimum; Peganum harmala.

Adlts on Quercus rotundifolia!

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Aphthona euphorbiae larva

mature larva (from Principi)

references

Baviera & Biondi (2015a), Biondi (1994b), Bukejs (2009e), Furth (1997a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Petitpierre (1985a), Petitpierre & Daccordi (2013a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Principi (1941a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a), Verdyck & De Bruyn (1991a), Vig (1997a, 1999a).

Last modified 23.xi.2020