Dasineura aparines (Kieffer, 1889)

on Galium

Dasineura aparines: gall on Galium aparine

Galium aparine, Empe © Arnold Grosscurt

Dasineura aparines: gall on Galium aparine

section through the gall, with gall chamber

Dasineura aparines: larvae

group of larvae

Dasineura aparines: gall on Galium aparine

Galium aparine, Bergen op Zoom

Dasineura aparines: larva

Galium aparine, Belgium, prov. West Flanders, De Westhoek: larva © Stéphane Claerebout

Dasineura aparines: gall on Galium aparine

Galium aparine, Loenen (Ge) © Arnold Grosscurt: not alway the galling affects the tip of the shoot.

Dasineura aparines: gall on Galium aparine

another image

gall

gall large, untidy. Larva solitary; Buhr and Roskam describe the colour as pale sulphur yellow, Redfern & Shirley as white, yellow-cream or pale orange. Univoltine, pupation in the ground.

hostplants

Rubiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Galium aparine, spurium.

inquilines

Macrolabis jaapi.

references

Béguinot (2001c, 2002e, 2003a, 2006a), Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a), Gagné (2010a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a, 2004a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994b, 1997b, 1999a, 2006a, 2008a, 2009b, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Ebejer (2002a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).

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