Cyanapion afer (Gyllenhal, 1833)

on Lathyrus

parasite

The adult beetles eat narrow strips out of the leaves. Oviposition in a leaf bud; further details of the biology are not known.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lathyrus pratensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion, Coelorhinapion, afer.

references

Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Dieckmann & Herger (1985a), Ehret (1990a), Knutelski & Surowiak (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 29.iv.2019