Dasineura berberidis (Kieffer, 1909)

on Berberis

Dasineura berberidis: gall on Berberis vulgaris

Berberis vulgaris, France, dép. Savoie, Lanslevillard, 31.vii.2018 © Pierre Duhem


The internodes of the tips of the branches are shortened. The leaves, that are bunched thereby, have inrolled, thickened, cartilaginous margins. Full grown larve are white.


Berberidaceae, monophagous

Berberis vulgaris.


Barnes (1948b), Béguinot (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Kieffer (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a, 2003a, 2005b,c, 2006a, 2007a, 2009a, 2010a,b), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 18.ix.2018