Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Athalia rosae

Athalia rosae (Linnaeus, 1758)

turnip sawfly

on Brassicaceae

Athalia rosae on Sinapis alba

Sinapis alba, Hongarije, Halászi, 7.vi.2012 © László Érsek

Athalia rosae on Sinapis alba

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Athalia rosae on Sinapis alba

Sinapis alba (used here as green manure), Hongarije, Máriakálnok, 29.viii.2014 © László Érsek

Athalia rosae on Sinapis alba

defoliation

Athalia rosae on Sinapis alba

Sinapis alba, Hongarije, Halászi, 15.v.2012 © László Érsek: imago

Athalia rosae on Sinapis alba

copula

parasite

Larvae free on the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae, Tropaeolaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Alliaria petiolata; Armoracia rusticana; Barbarea; Brassica juncea, napus, oleracea, rapa; Cardamine; Raphanus raphanistrum, sativus; Rorippa; Sinapis alba, arvensis; Sisymbrium officinale; Tropaeolum majus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Athalia colibri (Christ, 1791).

parasitoids, predators

see Perilampus aeneus.

references

Askew, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2001a), Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Benson (1961a), Chevin (1975a), Gyurkovics & Haris (2012a), Haris (2012a, 2018a), Hoop (1983a), Liston (2008a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2006a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a), Tiberghien (2007a).

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