Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thyreocoris scarabaeoides

Thyreocoris scarabaeoides (Linnaeus, 1758)

negro bug, scarab bug

on Viola

parasite

Larvae and adults at the roots.

host plants

Violaceae, monophagous

Viola arvensis.

Adults also on Gypsophila; Hypericum; Ononis; Potentilla; Ranunculus, Thymus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Aukema, Heijerman & Kalkman (2016a), Dioli (1997a), Friess & Brandner (2012a), Lis (1989a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Schubert (2007a).

Last modified 9.iv.2022