Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllotreta tetrastigma

Phyllotreta tetrastigma (Comolli, 1837)

on Cardamine, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Cardamine amara, flexuosa, pratensis; Nasturtium officinale; Rorippa amphibia.

phenology

Univoltine; the adult beetles hibernate in the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Bukejs (2008b), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (1990a, 2002a).

Last modified 21.vii.2020