Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Galerucella tenella

Galerucella tenella (Linnaeus, 1761)

strawberry leaf beetle

on Filipendula, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Alchemilla; Comarum palustre; Filipendula ulmaria; Fragaria; Geum rivale; Potentilla; Spiraea.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (1996b, 2002a).

synonyms

Neogalerucella, Pyrrhalta, tenella.

references

Bukejs (2009d), Fuss, Geiser & Patzner (2005a), Lorenz (1997a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (1996b, 2002a), Troukens (2012a).

Last modified 28.ix.2020