Trachystyphlus alpinus Penecke, 1894)

Coleoptera, Curculionidae

mine

Full depth blotch?

hostplants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Cerastium alpinum, latifolium; Silene vulgaris.

Silene seems second choice.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2013).

distribution within Europe

Alpine Chain, Tatra; high alpine.

synonyms

In the Tatra lives the subspecies T. a. beigerae (Smreczynski, 1975), that also is considered a distinct species; it lives on Cerastium latifolium.

references

Michalska Myssura & Walczak (2010a), Stejskal (2009a).

22/01/2013

mod 28.vi.2017