Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plateumaris sericea

Plateumaris sericea (Linnaeus, 1761)

on Sparganium, etc.

parasite

Larvae in a cocoon at the roots.

host plants

polyphagous

Bolboschoenus maritimus; Carex; Schoenoplectus lacustris; Sparganium erectum.

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

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2001b).

references

Bukejs (2010b), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Montagna (2009a), Nelson, Walsh & Foster (2007a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001b), Vig (1997a).

Last modified 7.x.2020