Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lochmaea caprea

Lochmaea caprea (Linnaeus, 1758)

willow leaf beetle

on Salix, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Alnus incana; Betula; Populus; Salix alba, caprea, cinerea, triandra.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (1996b, 2002a).

references

Bukejs (2009d),Geiser & Herr (1996a), Gök & Turantepe (2019a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (1996b, 2002a), Vig (1999a).

Last modified 23.xi.2020