Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Crioceris asparagi

Crioceris asparagi (Linnaeus, 1758)

asparagus beetle

on Asparagus

Crioceris asparagi : eggs

eggs (© WR Morrison III, from Morrison III & Szendrei)

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves. Pupation in a cocoon in the soil.

host plants

Asparagaceae, monophagous

Asparagus acutifolius, officinalis.

phenology

Hibernation as imago

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2001b).

references

Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bukejs, Tamutis, Ferenca & Alekseev (2012a), Ferenca & Tamutis (2017a), Kofler (2011a), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Morrison III & Szendrei (2014a), Murria Beltrán (2008b), Petitpierre (1983a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001a,b), Troukens (2012b), Vig (1999a).

Last modified 22.xi.2020