Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tychius depressus

Tychius depressus DesBrochers, 1873

Coleoptera, Curculionidae

on Medicago

gall

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

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Medicago polymorpha.

larvae and pupae

detailed description in Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara.

references

Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara (2014a)/

17/01/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017