Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Magdalis armigera

Magdalis armigera (Fourcroy, 1785)

on Ulmus


Larvae bore in and under the bark of dry twigs and branches.

host plants

Ulmaceae, monophagous

Ulmus glabra, laevis, minor.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Mazur ao also bred the species from an apparently healthy branch.


Behne (1987a), Compte (1981a), Gerend (2008a), Marković & Stojanović (2012a), Mazur, Olbrycht & Szewkienicz (2014a), Menet (2012a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 25.xi.2023