Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phrissotrichum tubuliferum

Phrissotrichum tubuliferum (Wollaston, 1864)

on Cistus


Biology of the larvae unknown.

host plants

Cistaceae, narrowly monophagous

Cistus monspeliensis.

Never found on Cistus symphytifolius.
Brito Castro & Oromí Masoliver mention, next to Cistus, also Cytisus proliferus. This is not repeated by Morris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Brito Castro & Oromí Masoliver (1986a), Morris (2011a).

Last modified 23.iv.2019