Megourella purpurea Hille Rs Lambers, 1949

on Lathyrus

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, dirty reddish violet, pink or greenish, with black dorsal spots; at the root collar.

hostplants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Lathyrus pratensis.

references

Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Heie (1995a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Müller & Horatschek (1980a), Tambs-Lyche (1968a).

mod 7.iii.2018