Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pristiphora pseudocoactula

Pristiphora pseudocoactula (Lindqvist, 1952)

on Betula, ? Salix


One captured female laid one egg in pocket near the midvein on underside of young leaf. Larvae free on the leaves.

host plants

Betulaceae, Salicaceae, restricted polpyhagous

Betula ? nana, pendula; Salix.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Pristiphora concolor (Lindqvist, 1952).


BeneŇ° (2013a), Prous, Kramp, Vikberg & Liston (2017a).

Last modified 11.iv.2020