Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hemitrichapion reflexum

Hemitrichapion reflexum (Gyllenhal, 1833)

on Onobrychis


swelling of the axis of the inflorescence, sometimes also the upper part of the stem; the inflorescence may be shortened and unusually dense. Inside a single weevil larva or pupa.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Onobrychis arenaria, montana, viciifolia.


Apion, Eutrichapion, reflexum.


Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 14.iv.2023