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Bruchus rufipes Herbst, 1783 (a seed beetle)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Bruchus rufipes (a seed beetle)

Suggested Literature

Bruchus rufipes may 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 rufipes is associated with:

adult Magnoliopsida - flowering plants adult feeds on pollen? Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Hippocrepis emerus - Scorpion Senna (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Lathyrus - peas (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
adult Lens culinaris - Lentil (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Pisum sativum - Garden Pea (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Trifolium campestre - Hop Trefoil (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Trigonella foenum-graecum - Fenugreek (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Ulex europaeus - Gorse, Furze, Whin (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a
adult Vicia - vetches (Fabales: Fabaceae) adult is associated with Cox, M.L., 2007a,
Bullock, J.A., 1992
larva Vicia sativa - Common Vetch (Fabales: Fabaceae) larva feeds within seed Cox, M.L., 2007a

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

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Bruchus rufipes:

is parasitoid host of larva Cerceris julii - a digger wasp (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) 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 Cerceris ruficornis - a digger wasp (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) 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 Semiotus varians - a thick-legged chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae) 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 Chrysocharis pentheus - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) 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 Pnigalio pectinicornis - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) 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 Baryscapus bruchivorus - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) 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 Eupelmella vesicularis - a chalcid wasp (Hymenoptera: Eupelmidae) 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 italicus - 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
imago imago is taken to the nest of female Crabro - a genus of solitary wasps (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) 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 striatulus - 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 rufipes 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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