Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plateumaris bracata

Plateumaris bracata (Scopoli, 1772)

on Phragmites


Larvae in a cocoon at the roots.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Phragmites australis.

The beetles often on various other plants, preferably on the flowers.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Plateumaris braccata.


Bukejs (2010b), J├Ąckel (2018a), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Nelson, Walsh & Foster (2007a). Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a).

Last modified 7.x.2020