Tychius schneideri (Herbst, 1795)

on Anthyllis


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

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Anthyllis vulneraria & subsp. polyphylla.

larvae and pupae

detailed description in Skuhrovec ao.


Behne (1987a), Dieckmann (1988a), Morris (1982a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara (2014a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a).

mod 24.vi.2019