Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Catapion koestlini

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).

Last modified 18.iv.2019