Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Diorhabda elongata

Diorhabda elongata (Brullé, 1832)

Mediterranean tamarisk beetle

on Tamarix

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Tamaricaceae, monophagous

Tamarix dalmatica, gallica, hampeana, parviflora, amyrnensis, tetrandea.

phenology

Multivoltine; hibernation as imago

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Tracy & Robbins (2009a).

Last modified 27.i.2021