Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhagades pruni

Rhagades pruni (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

green forester

mainly on sloe

parasite

Firs-instar larvae are leaf miners; later freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Calluna vulgaris; Crataegus monogyna; Fagus; Helianthemum nummularium; Prunus spinosa; Quercus petraea, pubescens, robur; Rhamnus cathartica; Rosa canina; Vaccinium myrtillus, oxycoccos, uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Fazekas (2021c), Fernández-Rubio (1995a), Keil (1993a), Lepiforum (2021), Peslier (2000c).

Last modified 8.xii.2021