Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chrysolina staphylaea

Chrysolina staphylaea (Linnaeus, 1758)

brown mint leaf beetle

on herbs

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Achillea millefolium; Melissa; Mentha arvensis; OcimumPlantago maritima; Ranunculus acris, repens; Tripolium pannonicum subsp. tripolium; Veronica beccabunga.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2001b).

synonyms

Chrysomela staphylaea.

references

Bieńkowski (2010b), Biondi (1994b), Bukejs & Telnov (2010a), Drees (2014a), Majka & Lesage (2008b), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001b, Tischler (1985a), Troukens (2012b).

Last modified 28.xi.2020