Lythraria salicariae (Paykull, 1800)
loosestrife flea beetle
on Lysimachia, etc.
Larvae at the roots.
Lythraceae, Primulaceae, restricted polyphagous
The role that is played by Lythrum is not clear. It is often cited as a host plant, but according to Rheinheimer & Hassler only the adult beetles occasionally feed in this plant.
Univoltine; hibernation as imago.
distribution within Europe
Aslan & Başar (2016a), Bukejs (2009a), Farina (2015a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre (2001a), Pozsgai (2005a), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a).