Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xanthogaleruca luteola

Xanthogaleruca luteola (Müller, 1766)

elm leaf beetle

on Ulmus

Xanthogaleruca luteola: larva

larva © Clemson University – USDA Cooperative Extension Slide Series

parasite

Yellow eggs are deposited in groups of ± 40 at the underside of a leaf. Larvae and adults free at the underside of the leaves.

host plants

Ulmaceae, monophagous

Ulmus minor.

phenology

Hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

See Rheinheimer & Hassler.

pupa

See Steinhausen (1996b, 2002a).

synonyms

Galerucella, Pyrrhalta, luteola.

references

Beenen, van Nunen & Winkelman (2006a), García-Ocejo, Gurrea & Petitpierre (1992a), Ilie (2017a), Jolivet (1953a), van Klink (2017a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Petitpierre & Daccordi (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2008a), Steinhausen (1996b, 2002a), Troukens (2012a).

Last modified 31.iii.2021