Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllotreta procera

Phyllotreta procera (Redtenbacher, 1849)

on Reseda

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Resedaceae, monophagous

Reseda alba, lutea, luteola, phyteuma.

When in early spring Reseda still is unavailable the beetles may feed on Arabis hirsuta (Brassicaceae).

phenology

Univoltine; the adult beetles hibernate in the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Aslan & Gök (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Gómez-Zurita, Sacarés & Petitpierre (1996a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Petitpierre, Jurado-Rivera & Sacarés (2007a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Vela, Bastazo & Fritzlar (2017a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 10.ix.2020