Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hypera meles

Hypera meles (Fabricius, 1792)

clover head weevil

on Trifolium, etc.

parasite

Larvae between the flowers in the flower head.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Dorycnium; Lotus corniculatus; Medicago falcata, lupulina, sativa; Trifolium aevense, dubium, incarnatum, pratense, repens; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Lorenz (1995a), Colonnelli, Osella & Cornacchia (2011a), Hoebeke & Griffin (2015a), Lechapt (2015a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Skuhrovec (2005a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 7.x.2020