Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Auletobius sanguisorbae

Auletobius sanguisorbae (von Paula Schrank, 1798)

on Sanguisorba


Adult beetles invariably are found sitting on the inflorescence. That is all that is known of the biology of this species.

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Sanguisorba officinalis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Dieckmann (1974a), Legalov (2001a), Rheinheim & Hassler (2010a), Wolf & Fuchs (2014a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 4.x.2020