Protapion interjectum (Desbrochers des Loges, 1895)

on Trifolium

parasite

Biology nut precisely known. Probably the larva lives in a flower head and feeds on a young pod; pupatin then in the flower head.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Trifolium montanum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion interjectum.

references

Cunev (2013a), Dieckmann (1o73a, 1977a), Ehret (11990a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sanz Benito, GarcĂ­a-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a).

mod 15.v.2019