Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura berti

Dasineura berti Sylvén, 1993

on Astragalus


Leaflets conduplicate, inflated, yellowish green; also swelling of the top section of young shoots. Larvae cadmium orange; pupation in the ground.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Astragalus alpinus.

Erroneously also mentioned under Aster alpinus (Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 43).


Gagné (2010a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2010a, 2012a, 2021a: 43, 44), Skuhravá Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2002a), Sylvén & Tastás-Duque (1993a).

Last modified 12.ix.2021