Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Oxystoma dimidiatum

Oxystoma dimidiatum (Desbrochers des Loges, 1897)

on Vicia


Larvae and pupae in the pods; generally one larva develops and pupates within a seed.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Vicia cracca, villosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Apion, Oxystoma, pseudocerdo Dieckmann, 1971.


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

Last modified 6.ix.2020