Kalcapion pallipes (Kirby, 1808)

dogs-mercury seed weevil

on Mercurialis

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the lower part of the stem.

host plants

Euphorbiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Mercurialis perennis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion, Taeniapion, pallipes.

references

Cmoluch & Łętowski (1987a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1909a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 31.v.2019