Tychius squamulatus Gyllenhal, 1836

on Lotus

gall

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

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lotus corniculatus.

synonyms

Tychius flavicollis auct. nec Stephens, 1831.

larvae and pupae

detailed description in Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara.

references

Buhr (1964a), Dieckmann (1988a), Lorenz (1997a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara (2014a).

mod 21.v.2019