Pre-dispersal predators of Arctium lappa 


Insect family Insect genus Insect subgenus (group) Insect species Region Source Stage
Curculionidae Larinus Phyllonomeus sturnus (Schaller, 1783) Austria (east) Breeding Larva
        Austria (east) Breeding Adult
Tephritidae Chaetostomella   cylindrica (Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830)   Citation for foreign breed  
  Tephritis   bardanae (Schrank, 1803) England Citation for foreign breed  
  Terellia Cerajocera tussilaginis (Fabricius, 1775)   Citation for foreign breed  
        Switzerland Breeding - Switzerland  

Dr. Jiri Skuhrovec
Function of Invertebrate and Plant Biodiversity in Agrosystems
Crop Research Institute
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