Lixus bituberculatus SmercyƄski, 1968

on Cichorium, etc.

parasite

Larvae live as borers in the region around the root collar; there also the pupation.

host plants

Asteraceae-Cichorieae, narrowly oligophagous

Cichorium intybus, Crepis, Picris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Trnka ao.

references

Trnka, Stejskal & Skuhrovec (2016a).

mod 6.v.2019