Galeruca tanaceti (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Chrysomelidae)

Length: 5.2-13mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
(Winter) April - June May - June June - October
(Earliest: 4.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
Several Asteraceae

Cardamine pratensis

Sinapis arvensis

Stellaria graminea

Succisa pratensis
Possible Food:
Cerastium

Veronica
Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
Several Pentatomidae

Watford Coleoptera Group: Galeruca tanaceti
Insektenbox: Rainfarnblattkäfer


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