Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cyanapion spencii

Cyanapion spencii (Kirby, 1808)

on Vicia


The biology is not known; in all probability the larvae live as borers.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Vicia biennis, cracca, dumetorum, faba, sepium, tenuifolia, villosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Apion, Cyanapion, spencei (misspelling).


Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Tyler & Tyler (2016a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 15.xii.2021