Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pristiphora atlantica

Pristiphora atlantica Malaise, 1939

on Rubus


Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rubus ulmifolius.

distribution within Europe

Madeira, perhaps also the western part of the Mediterranean region.


Incorrectly considered a synonym of Pristiphora pallidiventris; see the discussion by Aguiar ao.


Aguiar, Cravo & Gonçalves (2017a).

Last modified 5.iv.2021