Short pest overview:
The adult has an oval-elongated body 9-14 mm long and 6-8 mm wide black matte, covered with thick, gray hairs.
The flower beetle is widespread in Europe, North America, North Africa and the Middle East.
The flowers beetle has one generation per year. It winters as an adult in the ground. The appearance of adults takes place in April, their flight lasts until July-August, between 10 am and 4 pm. At the beginning, the adults meet on different flowering plants from the spontaneous flora, and after the flowering of the fruit trees, they concentrate in the fruit plantations. For 3-4 days after emergence, adults feed on the internal floral organs (stamens, pistil, etc.).