Lochmaea suturalis (Thomson 1866) (Family Chrysomelidae)

Length: 5-6mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? July - September ? August - July
(Earliest: 13.3)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland
Principal Food:
(Polyphagous)

Erica tetralix

Calluna vulgaris
Parasitoids:
Medina collaris Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
Several Pentatomidae

Watford Coleoptera Group: Lochmaea suturalis


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