Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllotreta austriaca

Phyllotreta austriaca Heikertinger, 1909

on Biscutella, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Biscutella laevigata; Lunaria rediviva; Sisymbrium strictissimum.

phenology

Univoltine; the adult beetles hibernate in the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Fritzlar (2009a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 22.xi.2020