Overview Code created in: 2010-03-19
- EPPO Code: APIOFR
- Preferred name: Apion frumentarium
- Authority: (Linnaeus)
Small, red weevil occurring in Europe and the western part of Asia. It mainly feeds on Rumex and Emex (Polygonaceae). Introduced from Israel into Australia as a biocontrol agent.
|red apion weevil||English|
|red Rumex weevil||English|