Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tachycixius pilosus

Tachycixius pilosus (Olivier,1791)

polyphagous

parasite

Larvae at the roots of grasses; adults free on the leaves of deciduous trees.

host plants

Avenella flexuosa; Betula; Crataegus; Hippophae rhamnoides; Malus sylvestris; Populus; Quercus robur; Sesleria caerulea; Sorbus aucuparia; Vaccinium myrtillus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Bagunée (2003b), Gillerfors (2008a), de Haas & den Bieman (2018a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Nickel & Remane (2002a).

Last modified 14.i.2021