Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coelositona cambricus

Coelositona cambricus (Ste[phens,1831)

on greater bird’s-foot-trefoil


The larvae live ectophagouly at the roots.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lotus corniculatus, pedunculatus.

According to Rheinheimer & Hassler only rarely on L. corniculatus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Sitona cambricus.


Benedikt, Krátký & Stanovský (2017a), Delbol & & Lempe (2014a), Dieckmann (1980a), Heijerman & Vorst (2008a), Lechapt (2015a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Velázquez de Castro González (1997a).

Last modified 5.vii.2019