Pseudapion rufirostre (Fabricius, 1775)

on Malva

parasite

The larva bores in the fruits, also pupates there. One larva empties 2-3 fruits.

host plants

Malvaceae, monophagous

Malva neglecta, sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion rufirostre.

references

Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 15.v.2019