Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllobius pomaceus

Phyllobius pomaceus Gyllenhal, 1834

green nettle weevil

onUrtica, etc.

parasite

Larvae at the roots, beetles on the leaves.

host plants, larvae

? monophagous, Urticaceae

Urtica dioica.

host plants, beetles

polyphagous

Cannabis sativa; Fragaria ananassa; Urtica dioica.

Mainly Urtica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva

see Gosik & Sprick

synonyms

Phyllobius urticae (DeGeer, 1758).

references

Dickmann (1980a), Dieckmann & Herger (1985a), Gosik & Sprick (2020a), Lechapt (2015a), Wanat (2005a).

Last modified 18.xii.2021