Dasineura urticae (Perris, 1840)

Diptera, Cecidomyiidae

on Urtica

Dasineura urticae gall

Urtica dioica, Nieuwendam

Dasineura urticae: galls on Urtica dioica

Urtica dioica, Bergen op Zoom: heavily infested plant

Dasineura urticae: galls on Urtica dioica

Urtica dioica, Zeewolde, Harderbos © Hans Jonkman: extreme infestation

Dasineura urticae gall

Urtica dioica, Tilburg, de Kaaistoep: gall near the base of the leaf, at the midrib; upperside

Dasineura urticae gall

same gall, underside

Dasineura urticae larva

Urtica dioica, Beuningen: each gall contains one white larva

Dasineura urticae gall

Urtica dioica, Duin en Kruidberg: gall at the leaf margin

Dasineura urticae gall

the gall contained a parasitoid

detail of the wasp

Dasineura urticae larva

Urtica dioica, Tilburg, de Kaaistoep: larva and spatula

gall

One to six white larvae in a gall; two or more generations per year; pupation in the soil. Vacated galls turn brown and wither.

hostplants

Urticaceae, monophagous

Urtica dioica.

synonyms

Perrisia urticae.

inquilines

Ametrodiplosis urticae and the predator Lestodiplosis urticae.

references

Baylac (1988a), Béguinot (2001c, 2002a,d,e,g, 2006a,c, 2007b, 2012a), Bellmann (2012a), Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1965a), Chinery (2011a), Cogolludo (1921a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Flügel (2016a), Gagné (2010a), Groom (2011a), Ilie & Marinescu (2011a), Koops (2013a), Lambinon & Romain (2009a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001b), Lehmann & Flügel (2012a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić & Skuhravá (2001a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a, 2007a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá (2006a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1994a,b, 1997a,b, 1999a,b, 2002a, 2003a, 2005b,c, 2006a, 2008a, 2009a, 2010a,b, 2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Stefănescu (2009a), Sylvén (1983a), Tomasi (2003a, 2012a, 2014a).

05/11/2016

mod 28.vi.2017