Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrix atropae

Epitrix atropae Foudras, 1860

belladonna flea beetle

on Atropa, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Solanaceae, oligophagous

Atropa bella-donna & subsp. caucasica; Datura stramonium; Hyoscyamus niger; Lycium barbarum; Solanum nigrum.

phenology

Univoltinel; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Baviera & Biondi (2015a), Beenen, Winkelman, van Nunen & Vorst (2009a), Bieńkowski & Orlova-Bienkowskaja (2016a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurčić, ao (2014a), Kofler (2011a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001a, 2002a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020