Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bruchus venustus

Bruchus venustus FĂ„hraeus, 1839

on Vicia


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

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Vicia cracca, tenuifolia, villosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Delobel & Delobel (2003a, 2005a, 2007a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 2.vii.2020