Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Crioceris duodecimpunctata

Crioceris duodecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)

twelve-spotted asparagus beetle

on Asparagus

Crioceris duodecimpunctata larva

larvae (from Hahn, 2018a)

Crioceris duodecimpunctata: eggs

eggs

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves and in the berries. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Asparagaceae, monophagous

Asparagus acutifolius, officinalis.

phenology

Hibernation as imago

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2001b).

references

Biondi (1994b), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurči, ao (2014a), Hahn (2018a), Kofler (2011a), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Morrison III & Szendrei (2014a), Petitpierre (1983a), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2008a), Steinhausen (2001a,b), Troukens (2012b), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 10.x.2020