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Protopirapion atratulum (Germar, 1817) Syn.: Apion striatum (Marsham, 1802) nec (Mueller, 1776) | by urjsa
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Protopirapion atratulum (Germar, 1817) Syn.: Apion striatum (Marsham, 1802) nec (Mueller, 1776)

Family: Apionidae

Size: 2,8 mm (2,2-3,1 mm)

Origin: from Poland to Central and Western Europe to North Africa

Ecology: lives mainly on Sarothamnus scoparius but also on Genista, Ulex and Cytisus

Location: Britain, Woking

leg.det. J.J.Walker, 1939

Coll. Oxford University Museum of Natural History

Photo: U.Schmidt, 2013

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Taken on May 13, 2013