Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lixus albomarginatus

Lixus albomarginatus Boheman, 1842

on Brassicaceae, Reseda

parasite

The larvae are stem borers; they descend from the thinner branches don to the root collar, sometimes even a few cm deeper, and pupate there.

host plants

Asteraceae, Resedaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Arabis glabra; Armoracia rusticana; Cakile maritima subsp. euxina; Erysimum cheiranthoides, odoratum; Reseda glauca, lutea; Rorippa; Sinapis arvensis; Sisymbrium altissimum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Behne (1987a), Compte (1981a), Dieckmann (1983a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Stejskal & Trnka (2013a), Velázquez de Castro, Blasco-Zumeta, Colonnelli, ao (2000a), Volovnik (1996a).

Last modified 17.ix.2020