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Bruchus rufimanus Boheman, 1833 (Bean Beetle, Bean Seed Beetle)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Bruchus rufimanus (Bean Beetle, Bean Seed Beetle)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Cox, M.L., 2007 (Colour photograph) Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland

Bruchus rufimanus may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CHRYSOMELIDAE
(leaf and flea beetles)
water beetles (via Chrysomelidae) Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Bruchus rufimanus is associated with:

adult Magnoliopsida - flowering plants adult feeds on pollen? Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Broadleaved trees and shrubs - broadleaved trees and shrubs adult overwinters under bark Cox, M.L., 2007a
larva Cicer arietinum - Chick Pea (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
larva Lathyrus - peas (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
larva Lens culinaris - Lentil (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
larva Lupinus angustifolius - Narrow-leaved Lupin (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
larva Phaseolus (Bot.) - beans (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
larva Pisum sativum - Garden Pea (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
larva Vicia - vetches (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
pupa Cicer arietinum - Chick Pea (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
pupa Lathyrus - peas (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
pupa Lens culinaris - Lentil (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
pupa Lupinus angustifolius - Narrow-leaved Lupin (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
pupa Phaseolus (Bot.) - beans (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
pupa Pisum sativum - Garden Pea (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a
pupa Vicia - vetches (Fabales: Fabaceae) pupa may be found in seed Cox, M.L., 2007a

There may be more taxa associated with Bruchus rufimanus listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Bruchus rufimanus:

is ectoparasitoid host of larva Dinarmus basalis - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) UK/Ireland Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
is parasitoid host of larva Tetrastichus bruchopfagi - (A Chalcid Wasp) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
is parasitoid host of larva Dinarmus acutus - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
is parasitoid host of larva Dinarmus magnus - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
is parasitoid host of larva Lariophagus distinguendus - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
is parasitoid host of larva Stenomalina micans - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
is parasitoid host of larva Chremylus rubiginosus - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
egg egg is endoparasitoid host of larva Uscana semifumipennis - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
egg egg is predated by Pyemotes ventricosus - Hay Itch Mite (Trombidiformes: Pyemotidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis gibberosus - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis luteipes - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) UK/Ireland Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis pallidipes - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis primus - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis similis - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis stictostiba - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm
larva larva is endoparasitoid host of larva Triaspis thoracicus - a braconid wasp (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Foreign Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm

Bruchus rufimanus may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CHRYSOMELIDAE
(leaf and flea beetles)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Cox, M.L., 2007 Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland: http://www.brc.ac.uk/resources.htm Supplement to Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
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