Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura broteri

Dasineura broteri (Tavares, 1901)

on Erica

Dasineura broteri: gall on Erica ciliaris

Erica ciliaris, Spain, Asturias, Gijón © Jean-Yves Baugnée


Several red larvae, each in the axil of a galled leaf.

host plants

Ericaceae, (narrowly?) monophagous

Erica ciliaris.


Perrisia broteri.


Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Kieffer (1901c), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 99), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Tavares (1905a).

Last modified 18.ix.2021