Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pseudostenapion simum

Pseudostenapion simum (Germar,1817)

on Hypericum

parasite

The larvae bore in the stem; there also the puption; no sign of galling.

host plants

Hypericaceae, monophagous

Hypericum hirsutum, humifusum, perforatum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion, Perapion, simum.

references

Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), (Ehret, 1990a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 4.ix.2020