Protapion dissimile (Germar, 1817)

on Trifolium

parasite

Sulphur yellow larvae in the flower heads, feeding on the developing pods. Here also the pupation.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Trifolium arvense.

Ehret also mentions T. pratense.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion dissimile.

references

Behne (1987a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a) , Dieckmann (1962a, 1977a), Ehret (1990a), Friedman & Freidberg (2007a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheineheimer & Hassler (2010a).

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