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Psallus variabilis

Synonyms: Lygaeus variabilis; Psallus ruber; Psallus variabilis rubra; Psallus variabilis variegata; Psallus variegatus; Psallus whitei

Prey / Diet

Acer platanoides (Norway maple)[1]
Corylus avellana (common filbert)[1]
Populus tremula (European aspen)[1]
Quercus petraea (Sessile Oak)[1]
Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak)[1]
Salix caprea (goat willow)[1]
Tilia cordata (littleleaf linden)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Agelastica alni (Alder Leaf Beetle)2
Andrena clarkella (Clark's Mining Bee)1
Apis mellifera (honey bee)1
Bison bonasus (European bison)5
Blepharidopterus angulatus (Black-kneed Capsid)1
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)1
Bombus pratorum (Early-nesting Humble-bee)1
Bombus terrestris (Large Earth Humble-bee)1
Capra sibirica (Siberian ibex)1
Capreolus capreolus (western roe deer)1
Cervus elaphus (wapiti or elk)1
Closterotomus fulvomaculatus1
Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Hawfinch)2
Compsidolon salicellum2
Drepanothrips reuteri1
Elasmostethus interstinctus1
Glis glis (fat dormouse)3
Harpocera thoracica1
Lygocoris pabulinus (Common Green Capsid)2
Malacocoris chlorizans1
Meles meles (European Badger)1
Oxythrips quercicola1
Phylus coryli1
Pica pica (Eurasian Magpie)1
Psallus haematodes1
Psallus quercus1
Ptilinus pectinicornis1
Pyrrhula pyrrhula (Eurasian Bullfinch)1
Sthenarus rotermundi1
Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling)1
Sus scrofa (wild boar)1
Tetrastes bonasia (Hazel Grouse)2
Thrips minutissimus1

Distribution

Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); North America;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access