Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pammene trauniana

Pammene trauniana (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)

maple piercer

on maple


The larva bores in the fruits.

host plants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer campestre.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Body whitish; head brown; prothoracic plate whitish, hind margin with dark dots; anal plate brown; pinacula greyish brown (Swatschek).


Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Huisman, Kuchlein, van Nieukerken ao (1986a), Pinzari, Pinzari & Zilli (2006a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Wegner (2015a).

Last modified 31.iii.2021