Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sitona hispidulus

Sitona hispidulus (Fabricius, 1776)

clover weevil, clover root curculio

on clover

parasite

The larvae live ectophagously at the roots.

host plants

Fabaceae, ± monophagous

Trifolium pratense, repens.

Rarely also Medicago lupulina, sativa, x varia; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Gosik & Sprick.

references

Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a) , Delbol & & Lempe (2014a), Dieckmann (1980a), Dieckmann & Herger (1985a), Gosik & Sprick (2017a), Lechapt (2015a), Menet (2012a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Stüben & Borges (2019a), Velázquez de Castro González (1997a), Velázquez de Castro, Friedman & Borovec (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

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