Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bradybatus fallax

Bradybatus fallax (Gerstäcker, 1860)

on Acer


Larvae and pupae in the fruits.

host plants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer campestre, platanoides, pseudoplatanus.

The occurrence on Acer campestre is stated by Rheinheimer & Hassler, but not by Dieckmann or Yunakov ao.


Univoltine; beetles hibernate in the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1968a, 1988a), Friedman (2016a), Knutelski & Surowiak (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Szénási (2014a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 23.ix.2020