Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bruchidius imbricornis

Bruchidius imbricornis (Panzer, 1795)

on Galega, Hedysarum


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

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Galega officinalis; Hedysarum coronarium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Decelle & Lodos (1989a), Delobel & Delobel (2003a, 2005a), Fagot (2024a), Hodge (2012a), Hörren (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Yus-Ramos & Angelini (2018a), Yus Ramos & Zuzarte (2008a).

Last modified 8.ii.2024