Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bactericera reuteri

Bactericera reuteri (Šulc, 1913)

on Potentilla


Larvae at the underside of the leaves. They are broad-oval, strongly depressed, and have along the outline of their a seam of extending threads of wax. Eggs, if present, stand on a stalk about as long as the egg itself.

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Argentina anserina.


Biivoltine; hibernation as imago.


den Bieman, Malenovský, Burckhardt & Heijerman (2019a), Burckhardt (2002a), Ossiannilsson (1992a), Seljak & Malenkovský (2014a).

Last modified 13.xii.2019