Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Piezodorus lituratus

Piezodorus lituratus (Fabricius, 1794)

gorse shieldbug

on Cytisus, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the inflorescences.

host plants

polyphagous, mainly Fabaceae

Astragalus; Corylus avellana; Crataegus azarolus; Cytisus scoparius; Dorycnium hirsutum; Elaeagnus; Genista; Juniperus; Laburnum; Lens culinaris; Lupinus; Malus domestica; Medicago sativa; Melilotus; Morus; Pinus; Prunus armeniaca, dulcis; Quercus; Rosa; Rubus fruticosus; Sinapis; Spartium junceum; Styrax; Trifolium; Triticum aestivum; Ulex europaeus; Vicia ervilia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Bantock (2018a), Bech (1977a), Bolu (2020a), Diéguez Fernández (2018a), Gözüaçik, Fent & Özgen (2011a), Lodos, Önder, Pehlivan, ao (1998a), Matocq, Pluot-Sigwalt & Özgen (2014a), Mutlu, Buyuk, Eren, ao (2018a), Pagola-Carte (2006a), Schubert (2007a), Tolga & Yoldaş (2019a), Wagner (1955a).

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