Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hypera ononidis

Hypera ononidis (Chervrolat, 1863)

on Ononis


Larvae free on the leaves, buds, and flowers. Pupation in a globular, white, reticulate cocoon among the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Ononis biflora, natrix, spinosa & subsp. procurrens, variegata, viscosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Yellowish brown with small black pinacula; see Dieckmann.


Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Dieckmann (1989b), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Skuhrovec (2005a).

Last modified 23.x.2020