Wikipedia

Cassida deflorata

Cassida deflorata is a greenish coloured beetle in the leaf beetle family.[1]

Distribution[edit source | edit]

The beetle can be found in Africa, including Algeria and Morocco, as well as in European countries like France, Italy, Portugal and Spain.[2]

Habitat[edit source | edit]

The species feeds on plants in the Asteraceae family, including Arctium lappa, Carduus tenuiflorus, Cirsium dyris, Cardoon, Artichoke, Jacobaea maritima and Silbum marianum.[2]

References[edit source | edit]

  1. ^ "Cassida deflorata". Flickr. Retrieved April 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Cassida deflorata". Biol.uni.wroc.pl. Retrieved April 14, 2012. 


Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Source: Wikipedia

Unreviewed

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!