Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetocnema tibialis

Chaetocnema tibialis (Illiger, 1807)

sugar beet flea beetle

on Beta, etc./h2>

parasite

Larvae live endophytically in the roots.

host plants

Amaranthaceae, Portulacaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Amaranthus albus, blitoides, blitum, hybridus, retroflexus, viridis; Arthrocnemum macrostachyum; Atriplex calotheca, halimus, patula, tatarica, turcomanica; Beta vulgaris; Camphorosma annua; Chenopodiastrum murale; Chenopodium album, foliosum, glaucum; Halimione portulacoides; Persicaria lapathifolia; Polygonum aviculare; Portulaca oleracea; Salicornia europaea; Salsola kali; Sarcocornia fruticosa; Spinacia oleracea.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Aslan & Alkan (2015a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Biondi (1994b), Farina (2015a), Gavrilović & Ćurčić (2013a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurči, ao (2014a), Konstantinov, Baselga, Grebennikov, ao (2011a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hasser (2018a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 6.vii.2020