Cassida deflorata Suffrian, 1844
on Solybum, etc.
Larvae and adults free on the leaves. The spinulose larvae are conspicuous by holding a large lump, a mix of frass and exuvia, over the body, kept in place by a pair of hooks at the tip of the abdomen.
Hibernation as imago.
distribution within Europe
See Steinhausen (2002a).
Biondi (1994b), Murria Beltrán (2004a), Petitpierre (2009a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Petitpierre & Daccordi (2013a), Recalde Irurzon & Ugarte San Vicente (2005a), Steinhausen (2002a).