Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Apion rubiginosum

Apion rubiginosum Grill, 1893

on Rumex


swelling of a root, up to cm large; inside a white weevil larva or pupa.

host plants

Polygonaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rumex acetosella.


Apion sanguineum: auct.


Buhr (1965a), Compte (1981a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Dietrich (2016a), Ehret (1990a), Houard (1908a), Koops (2013a), Podlussány (1986a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Roskam (2009a), Tavares (1905a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 16.ix.2020