Ceutorhynchus pectoralis Weise, 1895
Cardamine pratensis, Belgium, prov. Namur, Philippeville, Cerfontaine, RN Ancienne carrière des Vaux © Stéphane Claerebout
The larva makes fusiform galls in the stem and midrib. Under exceptional circumstances (crowding) the larvae may make mines from its midrib gall. Pupation in the soil.
Cardamine amara, hirsuta, impatiens, pratensis.
Larvae in May – July (Buhr, 1964b).
BE recorded (Curculionidae.be, 2010).
NE recorded (Vorst, 2010a).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
distribution within Europe
From Denmark and Belarus to the Pyrenees and Italy, and from France to Romania and Bulgaria (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
Buhr (1964b), Cunev (2013a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1962a), Hering (1957a), Hoffmann (1954a), Houard (1908a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Vorst (2010a).