Catapion curtisii (Stephens, 1831)

on Trifolium

gall

3 x 6 mm large oval swelling of the root collar or a root; inside a yellowish white weevil larva.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Trifolium fragiferum, repens.

In coastal regions.

synonyms

Apion curtisi; Apion, Catapion, curtulum Desbrochers des Loges, 1870.

references

Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Friedman & Freidberg (2007a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a)

mod 9.vi.2019