Exapion laufferi (Schilsky, 1906)

on Genista

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the pods. A larva fulfills its development within a single seed.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Genista cinerascens.

Adult feeding observed on Genista florida; Cytisus multiflorus, oromediterraneus, scoparius, striatus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Sanz Benito & Gurrea Sanz.

references

Sanz Benito, García-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a), Sanz Benito & Gurrea Sanz (1999a). Sanz & Gurrea (20000a), Velázquez de Castro, Alonso Zarazaga & Outerelo (1990a).

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