Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cryptocephalini

The larvae of the species belonging to this tribe generally feed on dead or withering plant material; they therefore have no role as plant parasites. Thr adult beetles do feed on plants, but mostly without a strong preference for species plants. The main genera in this tribe are: Cryptocephalus, Pachybrachis.

Last modified 15.vii.2020