Dasineura angelicae Rübsaamen, 1916

on Angelica

Dasineura angelicae: galling flowers of Angelica sylvestris

Angelica sylvestris, Belgium, prov. Hainaut, Bernissart, Blaton © Sébastien Carbonnelle: galled flower

Dasineura angelicae: galling flowers of Angelica sylvestris

Angelica sylvestris, Belgium, prov. Namur, Couvin, Cul-des-Sarts © Sébastien Carbonnelle: heavy infestation

Dasineura angelicae: galling flowers of Angelica sylvestris

galled flowers may turn purple

Dasineura angelicae: galling flowers of Angelica sylvestris

opened gall with larva: the anther filaments still seems completely intact

gall

In the swollen flower buds live orange-yellow larvae. Univoltine, hibernation in the ground.

hostplants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Angelica archangelica, sylvestris.

references

Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1916a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 2.v.2018