Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetocnema tibialis

Chaetocnema tibialis (Illiger, 1807)

sugar beet flea beetle

on Beta, etc.

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 (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Aslan, Özbek & Konstantinov (2003a), Biondi (1994b), Çam & Atay (2008a), Farina (2015a), Gavrilović & Ćurčić (2013a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurči, ao (2014a), Konstantinov, Baselga, Grebennikov, ao (2011a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hasser (2018a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 12.ix.2020