Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Psylliodes chrysocephala

Psylliodes chrysocephala (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Brassica, etc.

parasite

Larvae bore in the stems and in the thick veins; adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Barbarea; Brassica elongata, napus, nigra, oleracea, rapa, tournefortii; Capsella bursa-pastoris; Diplotaxis erucoides; Erucaria hispanica; Erucastrum; Erysimum scabrum; Hirschfeldia incana; Isatis lusitanica; Raphanus raphanistrum & subsp. rostratus, sativus; Rapistrum perenne, rugosum; Sinapis alba, arvensis, pubescens; Sisymbrium officinale; Thlaspi arvense.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

See Cox (1998a).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Aslan & Gök (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bahillo de la Puebla & Román (2009a), Bastazo, Vela & Petitpierre (1993a), Beenen & Winkelman (1993a), Bukejs (2009g), Bukejs, Tamutis, Ferenca & Alekseev (2012a), Cox (1998a), Furth (1983a), Hering (1957a), Kofler (2011a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a), Sivčev, Graora, Sivčev, ao (2016a), Steinhausen (2002a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020