Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bradybatus creutzeri

Bradybatus creutzeri Germar, 1824

on Acer


Larvae and pupae in the fruits. Attacked fruits are recognisable by a round, brown oviposition scar., eventually a round emergence opening.

host plants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer campestre, opalus.


Univoltine; the beetles hibernate in the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Baviera & Caldara (2020a), Dieckmann (1968a, 1988a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 18.x.2020