Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elasmucha ferrugata

Elasmucha ferrugata (Fabricius, 1787)

bilberry shield bug

on Vaccinium, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Crataegus; Lonicera; Rosa canina; Rubus fruticosus, idaeus; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Bantock (2016a, 2018a).

Last modified 26.xii.2021