Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tychius schneideri

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; ? Caragana arborescens.

larvae and pupae

detailed description in Skuhrovec ao.


Alziar (2019a), Behne (1987a), Dieckmann (1988a), Morris (1982a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara (2014a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 27.ix.2020