Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hypera melancholica

Hypera melancholica (Fabricius, 1792)

on Medicago, etc.


Larvae free on the leaves; pupation in a cocoon, made out of secretion, among the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Anthyllis; Medicago sativa; Melilotus; TrifoliumTrigonella; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

Last modified 4.v.2020