Oreorrhynchaeus alpicola Otto, 1894

Coleoptera, Curculionidae

mine

Narrow gallery, initially ascending along the leaf margin towards the tip, then descending to the centre of the leaf. Frass in a narrow black central line. Pupation external.

hostplants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Moehringia; Silene (Heliosperma).

distribution within Europe

Austria, above 1600 m alt.

references

Freude, Harde & Lohse (1983a), Hering (1957a)

03/01/2013

mod 28.vi.2017