Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lygocoris pabulinus

Lygocoris pabulinus (Linnaeus, 1761)

common green capsid

on dicotyledons

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Beta vulgaris; Chamerion angustifolium; Chenopodium album; Cirsium arvense; Crataegus; Filipendula ulmaria; Helianthus annuus; Humulus lupulus; Lamium album; Malus domestica; Melampyrum pratense; Mentha longifolia, x piperita; Nicotiana tabacum; Prunus serotina; Ribes; Rosa; Rubus idaeus; Rumex; Salix; Sambucus nigra; Solanum dulcamara, nigrum, tuberosum; Stachys sylvatica; Taraxacum officinale; Tilia; Urtica dioica.

Alternates between herbs in the spring and summer, and woody plants in the winter half year (Aukema ao).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2022).

synonyms

Lygus pabulinus.

references

Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Baugnée (2003c), Bech (19969a), Chłond & Gorczyca (2009a), Meijer, Smit, Beukeboom & Schilthuizen (2012a), Polentz (1963a), Šefrová (2015b).

Last modified 17.iii.2022