Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bruchidius bimaculatus

Bruchidius bimaculatus (Olivier, 1795)

on Medicago, etc.

parasite

The larvae develop in the pods, within a seed; there also the pupation.

host plants

Fabaceae, olgophagous

Astragalus nitidiflorus; Medicago arabica, doliata, intertexta subsp. ciliaris, littoralis, marina, minima, muricoleptis, orbicularis, polymorpha, praecox, radiata, rigidula, sativa, scutellata, tornata, truncatula; Trigonella esculenta.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Delobel, Anton & Kergoat (2004a), Delobel & Delobel (2003a, 2005a, 2007a), Yus Ramos (2008a), Yus Ramos & Gavira Romero (2011a), Yus Ramos & Lencina GutiƩrrez (2014a), Yus Ramos & Zuzarte (2008a).

Last modified 2.vii.2020