Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Oxystoma craccae

Oxystoma craccae (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Vicia


Larvae and pupae in the pods.

host plants

Fabaceae, ? monophagous

Vicia cassubica, cracca, hirsuta, lutea, sativa, sepium, sylvatica.

Ehret also mentions Lathyrus sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Apion craccae.


Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Behne (1987a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Morris (1982a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 6.ix.2020