Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhagoletis meigenii

Rhagoletis meigenii (Loew, 1844)

on Berberis


the larvae bore in the fruits, that become discoloured and shriveled. Univoltine; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Berberidaceae, monophagous

Berberis vulgaris.


van Aartsen (2001a), Baugnée (2006a), Kollár (2007a), Korneyev, Mishustin & Korneyev (2017a), Leclercq (1998a), Lutovinovas (2014a), Merz & Kofler (2008a), Smit (2010a), Stalažs & Balalaikins (2017a), White (1988a).

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