Apion fulvipes

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Apion fulvipes (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): Chris Moody
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Apion fulvipes (Fourcroy, 1785) - (white-clover seed weevil)

This weevil is mainly a pest of white clover (Trifolium hybridum). The adults are around 2 mm long and feed on the clover leaves while the larvae attack the developing seeds.

Vernacular names
• Deutsch: Weisskleespitzmausrüssler
• English: white-clover seed weevil

Synonyms:
Apion seniculus
Apion dichroum
Apion flavipes