Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plateumaris consimilis

Plateumaris consimilis (von Paula Schrank, 1781)

on Carex


Larvae in a cocoon at the roots.

host plants

Cyperaceae, oligophagous


The beetles often on various other plants, preferably on the flowers.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Borowiec (1984a), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Regalin, Bezděk, Penati & Ciapponi (2006a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 28.iii.2021