Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Scolytus multistriatus

Scolytus multistriatus (Marsham, 1802)

small elm bark beetle. smaller european elm bark beetle

on Ulmus, etc.

parasite

In the bark of the stem and thick branches of weakened trees; monogamous species.

host plants

polyphagous

Ulmus glabra, laevis, minor, pumila.

less often Corylus colurna; Populus; Prunus; Rhamnus alaternus

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

parasitoids, predators

Agrilocida ferrierei; Rhaphitelus ladenbergii.

notes

Main vector of Ophiostoma ulmi (Buisman) Nannfeldt, 1934, the cause of the dutch elm disease.

references

Askew & Mifsud (2018a), Borowski & Mokrzycki (2016a), Compte (1981a), Duffy (1953a), Gatti (2011a), López Romero, Romón Ochoa, Iturrondobeitia Bilbao & Goldaracena Lafuente (2007a), Marković & Stojanović (2012a, 2015a), Munroe (1926a), Nikulina, Mandelshtam, Petrov, ao (2015a), Petrov, Mandelshtam & Beaver (2019a), Schedl (1980a).

Last modified 5.vii.2022