Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Atractotomus mali

Atractotomus mali (Meyer-Dür, 1843)

on Prunus, etc.


Larvae and adults hunts for aphids and other small insects, suck also at the fruits.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Crataegus; Malus domestica; Prunus persica, spinosa; Pyrus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Aukema, Hermes, Chen & Nieser (2012a), Chłond & Gorczyca (2009a), Kallenborn & Heseler (2013a), Saguez, Lasnier, Schwartz & Vincent (2015a).

Last modified 20.i.2022