Sphenophorus piceus (Pallas, 1776)

on grasslike plants

parasite

The larva bores in the stem; several stems are handled during its lifetime.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Phleum pratense; Schoenoplectus lacustris & subsp. glaucus.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Sphenophorus striatopunctatus Reitter, 1883.

references

Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 16.vii.2019