Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetocnema subcoerulea

Chaetocnema subcoerulea (Kutschera, 1864)

on Carex, Juncus

parasite

Larvae live endophytically in the rhizomes.

host plants

Cyperaceae, juncaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Carex hostiana, muricata, vulpina; Juncus acutiflorus, acutus, articulatus, effusus, inflexus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Konstantinov, Baselga, Grebennikov, ao (2011a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hasser (2018a), Sprick, Schmidt & Gärtner (2013a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020