Cassida ferruginea Goeze, 1777
on Inula, Pulicaria
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.
Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous
Hibernation as imago.
distribution within Europe
Biondi (1994b), Bukejs, Telnov & Barševskis (2009a), Pozsgai (2005a), Recalde Irurzon & Ugarte San Vicente (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Şen & Gök (2013a).