Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllotreta nigripes

Phyllotreta nigripes (Fabricius, 1775)

turnip flea beetle

on Matthiola, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Brassicaceae etc., narrowly polyphagous

Alliaria; Armoracia rusticana; Brassica; Cardamine; Cardaria draba; Erysimum cheiri, pulchellum, scabrum; Hirschfeldia incana; Iberis; Isatis tinctoria; Lepidium perfoliatum; Matthiola; Raphanus; Reseda, lutea, luteola; Sinapis; Sisymbrium; Tropaeolum majus.

phenology

Univoltine; the adult beetles hibernate in the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Aslan & Alkan (2015a), Aslan & Gök (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Biondi (1994b), Bukejs (2008b), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a). Steinhausen (2001a).

Last modified 10.ix.2020