Tychius medicaginis Brisout, 1862

on Medicago

gall

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

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Medicago falcata, sativa.

references

Behne (1987a), Buhr (1964a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Dieckmann (1988a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

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