Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthaxia lucens

Anthaxia lucens Küster, 1852

on Prunus

Anthaxia lucens

Greece, Lefkas, Katouna, © Laurens van der Linde


The larvae bore under the bark.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus dulcis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Karaman & Tezcan (1998a), Mifsud & Bilý (2002a), Mifsud, Cassar & Bílý (2020a), Sakalian (2003a).

Last modified 7.ix.2023