Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tychius tibialis

Tychius tibialis Boheman, 1843

on Trifolium

gall

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

Trifolium arvense, incarnatum, striatum.

larvae and pupae

detailed description in Skuhrovec ao.

references

Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Colonnelli, Osella & Cornacchia (2011a), Dieckmann (1988a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sanz Benito, GarcĂ­a-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a), Skuhrovec, Gosik & Caldara (2014a).

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