Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Platymetopius guttatus

Platymetopius guttatus Fieber, 1869

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Betula pendula; Quercus pubescens.

Possibly this only applies to the adults, and do the larvae live on low plants.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Malenovsk√Ĺ (2009a), Seljak (2004a).

Last modified 12.i.2021