Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pristiphora coactula

Pristiphora coactula (Ruthe, 1859)

on Vaccinium


Larvae vree on the leaves, feeding at the leaf margin. Oviposition observed of several eggs in pockets near leaf-margin on underside of the young leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monofaag

Vaccinium uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


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

Last modified 2.xii.2019