Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bruchidius lutescens

Bruchidius lutescens (Blanchard, 1844)

on Hedysarum, Onobrychis


The larvae develop in the pods, inside the seeds; there also the pupation.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Hedysarum coronarium, spinosissimum subsp. capitatum; Onobrychis caput-galli.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Anton, Halperin & Calderon (1997a), Decelle & Lodos (1989a), Delobel & Delobel (2005a, 2007a), Yus Ramos & Angelini (2017a, 2018a), Yus Ramos & Gavira Romero (2011a), Yus Ramos, Pérez Ortigosa & Coello García (2008a), Yus Ramos & Zuzarte (2008a).

Last modified 18.iii.2024