Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pristiphora angulata

Pristiphora angulata Lindqvist, 1974

on Spiraea


Larvae free on the leaves. The eggs are laid into pockets on outer surface of the calyces. Larvae eat flowers first, later also leaves

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Spiraea chamaedryfolia, salicifolia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Prous, Kramp, Vikberg & Liston (2017a).

Last modified 4.xii.2019