Pre-dispersal predators of Cirsium vulgare

Insect family Insect genus insect subgenus (group) Insect species Region Source Stage
Curculionidae Larinus Phyllonomeus carlinae (Olivier, 1807)   citation from Hoffmann (1954) Larva
        Germany (southwest) Breeding Adult
        Schwitzerland (west) Breeding Adult
      sturnus (Schaller, 1783) Yugoslavia Breeding Larva
        France (South) Breeding Larva
        Italy (central) Breeding Larva
        Italy (south) Breeding Larva
        France citation from Hoffmann (1954) Larva
        France citation from Hoffmann (1954) Adult
      turbinatus Gyllenhal, 1835 France (east) Breeding Larva
        Germany (south) Breeding Larva
        Switzerland Breeding Larva
        Austria (east) Breeding Larva
        Italy (north) Breeding Larva
        Italy (central) Breeding Larva
        France Breeding Adult
        Switzerland Breeding Adult
        Germany Breeding Adult
        Austria Breeding Adult
        France citation from Hoffmann (1954) Adult
Tephritidae Acanthiophilus   helianthi (Rossi, 1790)   Breeding - not Switzerland   
  Chaetostomella   cylindrica (Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830)   Citation for foreign breed  
  Heringina   guttata (Fallén, 1814)   Citation for foreign breed  
  Tephritis   cometa (Loew, 1840) Russia Citation for foreign breed  
  Terellia Terellia - serratulae serratulae (Linneaus, 1758) Switzerland Breeding - Switzerland  
    Cerajocera tussilaginis (Fabricius, 1775)   Citation for foreign breed  
  Trupanea   stellata (Fuessly, 1775)   Citation for foreign breed  
  Urophora Urophora solsititialis (Linneaus, 1758)      
      stylata (Fabricius, 1775) Switzerland Breeding - Switzerland  
      terebrans (Loew, 1850)   Citation for foreign breed  
  Xyphosia Xyphosia miliaria (Schrank, 1781) Switzerland Breeding - Switzerland  



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