Rhopalosiphoninus heikinheimoi (Börner, 1952)

on Lotus, Vicia

parasite

Apterae 2-3 mm, very dark brown to almost black, slightly shiny. At stem bases close to the ground, well hidden by surrounding vegetation.

hostplants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lotus corniculatus; Vicia cracca.

synonyms

Myzotoxopera, Submegoura, heikinheimoi.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a) , Heie (1994a) .

mod 15.xii.2017