Sitona lineatus (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Curculionidae)

Length: 3.4-5.3mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
April - July
(21 Days)
Spring
(6-7 Weeks)
(17 Days) July - Spring
(Earliest: 22.4)

Attractant Chemicals
Ketones Methyl Heptanedione

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Several Fabaceae Roots
Food:
(Adult)
(Oligophagous)

Several Fabaceae
Parasitoids:
Allurus lituratus Larva

Allurus muricatus Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Watford Coleoptera Group: Sitona lineatus
Nature Spot: Pea-leaf Weevil - Sitona lineatus
Insektenbox: Blattrandkäfer


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