Lixus angustus (Herbst, 1795)

on Hieracium etc.

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the thick root.

host plants

Asteraceae-Cichorieae, narrowly oligophagous

Hieracium; Picris hieracioides; Scorzoneroides autumnalis; Taraxacum officinale.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Lixus sanguineus (Rossi, 1782) nec DeGeer, 1795, Boheman, 1835.

references

Dieckmann (1983a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 5.v.2019