Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura bupleuri

Dasineura bupleuri (Wachtl,1883)

on Bupleurum

Dasineura bupleuri: galls on Bupleurum falcatum

Bupleurum falcatum, galls (from Houard, 1909a)


Apical leaves of main and lateral shoots somewhat thickened and disfigured, tightly bunched into a 2 cm long fusiform, apically acute, gall. Larva gregarious, yellow to orange; pupation in the soil.


Apiaceae, monophagous

Bupleurum falcatum.


Cecidomyia, Perrisia, bupleuri.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a, 1999a, 2021a: 57), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Wachtl (1887a).

Last modified 14.ix.2021