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.

synonyms

Perrisia aparines.

inquilines

Macrolabis jaapi.

references

Béguinot (2001c, 2002e, 2003a, 2006a), Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), 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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