Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Magdalis ruficornis

Magdalis ruficornis (Linnaeus, 1758)

on woody Rosacese


Larvae bore in the bark of living, green, branches; here also the pupation, after the hibernation.

host plants

Rosacese, oligophagous

Crataegus; Cydonia oblonga; Malus domestica; Prunus armeniaca, domestica, padus, spinosa; Pyrus; Rosa; Sorbus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 2.x.2020