Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tanymecus palliatus

Tanymecus palliatus (Fabricius, 1787)

beet leaf weevil

on herbs


Young larvae bore in the root collar; later they live ectophagously at the roots.

host plants


Inula britannica; Medicago sativa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva, pupa

see Gosik ao.


Dieckmann (1983a), Gosik, Sprick & Morris (2019a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Rocchi & Bordoni (2004a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 8.iv.2021