Exapion compactum (Desbrochers des Loges, 1888)

on Argyrolobium, Cytisus, Genista

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the pods.

host plants

Fabaceae-Genisteae, narrowly oligophagous

Argyrolobium zanonii; Cytisus scoparius, supinus, striatus; Genista anglica, cinerascens, corsica, ferox. florida, germanica, hispanica subsp. occidentalis, monspessulana, pilosa, tinctoria, umbellata, versicolor.

According to Dieckmann G. pilosa is the main host plant.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Sanz Benito & Gurrea Sanz.

synonyms

Apion compactum.

references

Alonzo Zarazaga (1981a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Gómez & García (1997a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sanz & Gurrea (20000a), Sanz Benito, García-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a), Sanz Benito & Gurrea Sanz (1999a).

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