Chamaesphecia hungarica (Tomala, 1901)

on Euphorbia

parasite

The larva bore in the roots.

host plants

Euphorbiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Euphorbia lucida.

According to Bąkowski (2013b) rarely also E. palustris.

phenology

The larva lives for one year, hibernates in the tunnel and pupates, without making a cocoon, in the spring.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

larva, pupa

Larva and pupa are extensively described by Bąkowski.

references

Bąkowski (2013b), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2001a), Predovnik (2010a), Toševski, Gassmann & Schroeder (1996a).

mod 26.ix.2018