Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gastrophysa viridula

Gastrophysa viridula (De Geer, 1775)

green dock beetle

on dock

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Rumex alpinus, aquaticus, crispus, hydrolapathum, obtusifolius.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Gök & Turantepe (2019a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 9.vii.2020