Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetocnema hortensis

Chaetocnema hortensis (Geoffroy, 1785)

on grasses, etc.

parasite

Larvae live endophytically in the roots.

host plants

Cyperaceae, Poaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Agropyron; Arrhenatherum elatius; Avena; Bromus; Cyperus esculentus; Bromus; Festuca; Hordeum bulbosum, vulgare; Phleum pratense; Poa pratensis; Secale cereale; Sesleria caerulea; Triticum.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Biondi (1994b), Çam & Atay (2008a), Farina (2015a), Furth (1985a), Konstantinov, Baselga, Grebennikov, ao (2011a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hasser (2018a), Steinhausen (2002a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020