Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bruchus tristiculus

Bruchus tristiculus Fåhraeus, 1839

on Lathyrus, (Vicia)

parasite

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

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lathyrus amphicarpos, angulatus, annuus, aphaca, cicera, clymenum, hirsutus, latifolius, nissolia, ochrus, odoratus, pratensis, sativus, sphaericus, sylvestris, tingitanus; Vicia cracca, ervilia, faba, hirsuta.

Older references, listed by Decelle & Lodos, do seem less reliable.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Decelle & Lodos (1989a), Delobel & Delobel (2003a, 2005a, 2007a), Kergoat, Delobel & Silvain (2004a), Kergoat, Silvain, Delobel, ao (2007a), Yus Ramos (1976a, 2008a), Yus Ramos & Angelini (2018a), Yus-Ramos, Diéguez Fernández & Ventura Pérez (2012a), Yus Ramos, Fancello & Coello García (2010a), Yus Ramos & Gavira Romero (2011a), Yus Ramos & Lencina Gutiérrez (2014a, Yus Ramos, Pérez Ortigosa & Coello García (2008a), Yus Ramos & Zuzarte (2008a).

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