Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Argyresthia atlanticella

Argyresthia atlanticella Rebel, 1940

on Morella, etc.

parasite

Larvae bore in fruits and flowers; young larvae may also mine in the leaves.

host plants

popyphagous

Erica scoparia subsp. azorica; Juniperus brevifolia; Morella faya; Vaccinium cylindraceum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Silva, Markin & Tavares (1995a).

Last modified 23.i.2020