Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chrysolina coerulans

Chrysolina coerulans (Scriba, 1791)

blue mint beetle

on Mentha. etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Clinopodium menthifolium; Melissa officinalis; Mentha aquatica, longifolia, x rotundifolia.

phenology

Hibernation as adult.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Bukejs (2009c), Bukejs & Telnov (2010a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurčić, ao (2014a), Gök & Turantepe (2019a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Salisbury & Halstead (2012a), Salisbury, Malumphy & Halstead (2012a), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 9.vii.2020