Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chrysomela populi

Chrysomela populi Linnaeus, 1758

red poplar leaf beetle

on Populus, etc.

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

>Populus nigra, Hungary, Mosonmagyaróvár, 13.v-15.viii.2019 © László Érsek

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

adult with eggs

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

eggs

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

young larvae

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

detail

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

ouder larvae with feeding damage

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

detail

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

full grown and young larva

Chrysomela populi on Populus nigra

fresh pupa

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula; Salix alba, cinerea, purpurea, viminalis.

Mainly on poplar.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

See Hennig

pupa

See Steinhausen (1996a, 2001b).

synonyms

Meolasoma populi.

parasitoids, predators

Schizonotus sieboldi.

references

Biondi (1994b), Borowiec (1984a), Bukejs (2010d), Farina (2015a), García-Ocejo, Gurrea & Petitpierre (1992a), Gavrilović & Ćurčić (2013a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurčić, ao (2014a), Hennig (1938a), Kofler (2011a), Maican & Serafim (2018a), Petitpierre (2005a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2008a), Steinhausen (1996a, 2001b), Troukens (2012b), Urban (2006a), Vela, Bastazo & Fritzlar (2017a), Vig (1997a, 1999a), Winkelman (2013a).

Last modified 18.vi.2022