Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Longitarsus jacobaeae

Longitarsus jacobaeae (Waterhouse, 1858)

tansy ragwort flea beetle

on Jacobaea

parasite

Larvae initially bore in the petioles and thick veins, later in the root collar.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Jacobaea aquatica, vulgaris.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Bos (2010a), Bukejs (2010a), Bukejs, Tamutis, Ferenca & Alekseev (2012a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2002a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020