Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Donacia aquatica

Donacia aquatica (Linnaeus, 1758)

zircon reed beetle

on helophytes

parasite

Larvae in a cocoon, attached to a root.

host plants

polyphagous

Carex acuta, acutiformis; Glyceria; Schoenoplectus lacustris; Sparganium angustifolium, emersum, erectum; Typha latifolia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2001b).

references

Bukejs (2010b), Hubble (2014a), Lays (2003a), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Nelson, Walsh & Foster (2007a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001b).

Last modified 7.x.2020