Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetocnema concinna

Chaetocnema concinna (Koch, 1803)

brassy flea beetle, mangold flea beetle

on Rumex, etc.

parasite

Larvae live endophytically in the roots.

host plants

Polygonaceae, oligophagous

Fagopyrum tataricum; Persicaria amphibia, dubia, hydropiper, lapathifolia, maculosa; Polygonum aviculare; Reynoutria japonica; Rheum rhaponticum; Rumex acetosa, arifolius, crispus, hydrolapathum, maritimus, obtusifolius.

References to other plant families, like implied inn the vernacular name, apply to Chaetocnema picipes or concern adult feeding.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Chaetocnema concinna larva

larva (from Lesage & Majka)

references

Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bahillo de la Puebla & Román (2009a), Biondi (1994b), Farina (2015a), Furth (1985a), Konstantinov, Baselga, Grebennikov, ao (2011a), Lesage & Majka (2010a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hasser (2018a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020