Lixus scolopax Boheman, 1835

on thistles

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the stems.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Cardopatium corymbosum; Carlina corymbosa; Carthamus lanatus; Centaurea behen, carduiformis, diffusa, iberica, solstitialis, urvillei; Cirsium arvense; Crupina crupinastrum; Cynara scolymus; Echinops sphaerocephalus, spinosissimus subsp. bovei; Galactites tomentosus; Picnomon acarna.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Colonnelli, Osella & Cornacchia (2011a), Dieckmann (1983a), G├╝ltekin (2007a, 2010a).

mod 12.v.2019