Sitona lepidus Gyllenhal, 1834

clover root weevil

on clover

parasite

Larvae ectophagously at the roots, feeding both on the plant material as root nodules.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Trifolium hybridum, pratense, repens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Gosik & Sprick.

synonyms

Sitona obsoletus (Gmelin, 1790).

references

Barratt, Barker & Addison (1996a), Delbol & & Lempe (2014a), Gosik & Sprick (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 26.vi.2019