Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphthona pygmaea

Aphthona pygmaea (Kutschera, 1861)

on Euphorbia

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Euphorbiaae, monophagous

Euphorbia characias, cyparissias, esula, macroclada, myrsinites, valerianifolia.

Beetles on the leaves, also of Euphorbia helioscopia, peplus

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Aslan & Alkan (2015a), Aslan & Gök (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Baviera & Biondi (2015a), Bukejs (2009e), Furth (1997a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 10.ix.2020