Rhinusa linariae (Panzer)

Plant species attacked: Dalmatian toadflax | Yellow/Common toadflax
Biocontrol Agent Type: Root feeding beetle (weevil)
Country of Origin: The populations released in BC orginated in central and southern Europe, and southern Russia
First Released in BC: 1996
Positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Yellow toadflax:
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Established Rhinusa linariae on Yellow toadflax locations
This biocontrol species is currently not available for distribution
View the in-depth Rhinusa linariae information page here