Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Polydrusus pulchellus

Polydrusus pulchellus Stephens, 1831

sea-worrmwood weevil

on halophytes


Larvae at the roots, beetles on the leaves.

host plants, llarve

Poaceae, ? oligophagous

Festuca arenaria.

host plants, beetles

Amaranthaceae, oligophagous

Beta vulgaris subsp. maritima; Chenopodium glaucum; Halimione portulacoides.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Dieckmann (1980a), Tischler (1985a).

Last modified 20.xii.2021