Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Exapion corniculatum

Exapion corniculatum (Germar, 1817)

on Cytisus, etc.

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the pods.

host plants

Fabaceae-Genisteae, oligophagous

Cytisus albus, hirsutus, ruthenicus, supinus; Genista germanica, sagittalis, tinctoria; Lembotropis nigricans.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion corniculatum.

references

Dieckmann (1997a), Ehret (1990a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 4.ix.2020