Oprohinus consputus (Germar, 1824)

mine

The larva mines the hollow tubular leaves from the tip down. Much frass. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Alliaceae, monophagous

Allium cepa, oleraceum, polyanthum, roseum, ursinum, vineale; Leopoldia comosa.

The mine on A. ursinum is not described.

phenology

Larvae in June (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (Delbol, 2008a, Curuculionidae.be, 2010).

NE recorded (Heijerman, 1993a).

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

From the Netherlands and France to the Ukraine, Corsica, Greece and Cyprus (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

synonyms

Ceutorhynchus consputus.

references

Behne (10987a), Delbol (2008a, 2013a), Dieckmann (1972a), Heijerman (1993a), Hering (1957a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Vorst (2010a).

mod 3.vi.2019