Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pristiphora carinata

Pristiphora carinata (Hartig, 1837)

on Vaccinium


Larvae free on the leaves, feeding at the leaf margin. Oviposition observed in pockets near the leaf-margin on underside of the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Prous, Kramp, Vikberg & Liston (2017a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a) .

Last modified 1.v.2020