Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lochmaea suturalis

Lochmaea suturalis (Thomson, 1866)

heather beetle

on Calluna

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Calluna vulgaris.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2002a).

references

Bukejs (2009d), Kofler (2011a), Petitpierre i Vall (1994a), Pinder, Gillingham, Diaz & Stillman (2015a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2002a).

Last modified 19.vii.2020