Chamaesphecia astatiformis (Herrich-Schäffer, 1846)

on Euphorbia

parasite

The larva bores in the roots; preference for young plants.

host plants

Euphorbiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Euphorbia esula, salicifolia.

phenology

The larva lives one year, hibernates in the gallery and pupates in spring.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2001a), Toševski, Gassmann & Schroeder (1996a) .

mod 26.ix.2018