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; Prunus domestica, spinosa; Pyrus; Rosa; Sorbus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

Last modified 14.v.2020