Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bruchus pisorum

Bruchus pisorum (Linnaeus, 1758)

pea beetle

on Pisum, etc.

parasite

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

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lathyrus latifolius, sativus; Pisum sativum & subsp. elatius; Vicia faba, leucantha, peregrina, sativa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Bruchus pisi Linnaeus, 1767.

references

Bukejs (2010c), Delobel & Delobel (2003a, 2005a, 2007a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Yus Ramos (2008a), Yus Ramos & Lencina Gutiérrez (2014a, Yus Ramos & Sáez Bolaño (2008a), Yus Ramos & Zuzarte (2008a).

Last modified 2.vii.2020