Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sibinia sodalis

Sibinia sodalis Germar, 1824

golden keyhole weevil

on Armeria


The larvae live in the fruits, feeding on the developing seeds; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Plumbaginaceae, monophagous

Armeria alliacea, alpina subsp. halleri, maderensis, maritima.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Urban, Skuhrovec ao.


Andrade & Stüben (2020a), Behne (1987a), Dieckmann (1988a), Ernst (2006a), Germann, Braunert, Colonnelli, ao (2020a), Sanz Benito, García-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a), Scholze (1991a), Skuhrovec, Gosik, Caldara & Košťál (2015a), Sprick & Schmidt (2000a), Urban (1914a).

Last modified 14.x.2021