Catapion koestlini (Dieckmann, 1989)

on Ononis

parasite

Probably the larvae live as borers in the stems, and pupute there also.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Ononis spinosa & subsp. hircina + procurrens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion koestlini.

references

Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1989a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 18.iv.2019