Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agrilus elegans

Agrilus elegans Mulsant & Rey, 1863

on Cistus, etc.

parasite

The larvae bore in the roots.

host plants

Cistaceae, oligophagous

Cistus albidus, halimifolius, monspeliensis, salviifolius; Helianthemum apenninum, italicum, ledifolium, monspeliensis, salviifolius.

A reference to Helenium probably is a printing error for Halimium (= Cistus). References to Erica arborea, scoparia; Teucrium polium need further study.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2021).

references

Murria Beltrán & Murria Beltrán (2005a), Panin, Săvulecu & Ruicănescu (2015a), Sánchez Sobrino & Tolosa Sánchez (2005a), Verdugo (2005a), Verdugo Páez (2002a).

Last modified 8.iv.2021