Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chrysolina peregrina

Chrysolina peregrina (Herrich-Schäffer, 1839)

fennek leaf beetle

on Foeniculum


Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Foeniculum vulgare.

References to Daucus carota probably only concern adult beetles.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Bahillo de la Puebla & Román (2009a), Murria Beltrán (2008b), Petitpierre (1985a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a).

Last modified 24.vii.2020