Pre-dispersal predators of Carduus acanthoides

Insect family Insect genus insect subgenus (group) Insect species Region Source Stage
Curculionidae Larinus Phyllonomeus iaceae (Fabricius, 1775) Austria (east) Breeding Larva
        Austria (south) Breeding Larva
        Austria (east) Breeding Adult
      sturnus (Schaller, 1783) Czechoslovakia (south) Breeding Larva
        Austria (east) Breeding Adult
        Austria (south) Breeding Adult
      carlinae (Olivier, 1807)   citation from Hoffmann (1954) Larva
        Austria (east) Breeding Adult
Tephritidae Tephritis   hyoscyami (Linneaus, 1758)   Breeding - not Switzerland  
  Terellia Cerajocera lappae (Cederhjelm, 1798) Switzerland Breeding -  Switzerland  
  Urophora Urophora solsititialis (Linneaus, 1758) Austria Breeding - not Switzerland  
  Xyphosia Xyphosia miliaria (Schrank, 1781)   Citation for foreign breed  



Dr. Jiri Skuhrovec
Function of Invertebrate and Plant Biodiversity in Agrosystems
Crop Research Institute
Drnovska 507
161 06 Praha 6 - Ruzyne
CZECH REPUBLIC
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