Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetocnema chlorophana

Chaetocnema chlorophana (Duftschmid, 1825)

on grasses, etc

parasite

Larvae live endophytically in the roots.

host plants

Cyperaceae, Juncaceae, Poaceae, restricted polyphagous

Agrostis stolonifera; Alopecurus pratensis; Calamagrostis arundinacea, epigeios; Carex stenophylla, vulpina;Cyperus longus; Dactylis glomerata; Juncus; Molinia caerulea; Ochlopoa annua; Schedonorus pratensis; Scirpoides holoschoenus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Furth (1985a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurči, ao (2014a), Konstantinov, Baselga, Grebennikov, ao (2011a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 21.vi.2020