Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllobrotica quadrimaculata

Phyllobrotica quadrimaculata (Linnaeus, 1758)

skullcap leaf beetle

on Scutellaria


Larvae at the roots.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Scutellaria altissima, galericulata, minor.

Bukejs moreover mentions Stachys palustris; this might concern feeding by the adult beetle.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


See Steinhausen (2002a).


Bukejs (2009d), Hubble (2010a), Kofler (2011a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2002a), Troukens (2012a).

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