Epitrix hirtipennis (Melsheimer, 1847),

Petitpierre, Eduard, Sacarés, Antoni & Jurado-Rivera, José A., 2017, Updated checklist of Balearic leaf beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), Zootaxa 4272 (2), pp. 151-177: 161

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4272.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:AE5EFFE0-1E41-4F73-8776-A911ABCA2A26

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/312C87C8-0F46-2C6B-BBB5-1B77071876B0

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Epitrix hirtipennis (Melsheimer, 1847)
status

 

Epitrix hirtipennis (Melsheimer, 1847) 

MALLORCA—Sa Pobla 0 8.1998, 2 exx. on potato crops (leg. J. Gomis).

MENORCA—unknown geographic source 21.06.2016, 17 exx. (leg. D. Olmo).

This invader North American species has been quoted in Europe from Bulgaria, Greece and Italy ( Döberl 2010), and very recently in Catalonia, North-Eastern Spain ( Viñolas et al. 2016).