Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tychius alpinus

Tychius alpinus Hustache, 1926

on Astragalus


the larve feed within the pod on the developing seeds; this may cause some galling of the pods. Pupation in the soil.


Fabaceae, ? monophagous

Astragalus monspessulanus.

larvae and pupae

detailed description in Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara.


Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara (2014a)/

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