Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthonomus chevrolati

Anthonomus chevrolati Desbrochers de Loges, 1868

on Crataegus


Oviposition in the winter month in the leaf buds. In early spring the larvae partially eat the buds out, resulting in a malformed bunch of small leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, ? monophagous

Crataegus laevigata.

Records from Mespilus germanica; Sorbus torminalis possibly concern but adult feeding.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Baviera & Caldara (2020a), Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1968a, 1988a), Friedman (2016a), Petryszak & DÄ…bek (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 18.x.2020