Squamapion serpyllicola (Wencker, 1864)

on Thymus


reddish brown, often bilocular, galls, usually in the midrib, more rarely in the stem. Inside a weevil larve or pupa.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Thymus pulegioides & subsp. montanus, serpyllum.


Apion, Squamapion, Thymapion, hoffmanni Wagner, 1930 nec Miller, 1857; A. minutissimum hoffmanni.


Buhr (1965a), Cunev (2013a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1989a, 1990a), Knutelski (2001a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 4.v.2019