Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura cardaminis

Dasineura cardaminis (Winnertz, 1853)

on Cardamine

asineura cardaminis: gall on Cardamine pratensis

Cardamine pratensis, Belgium, prov. Namue, Étang de Virelles © Stéphane Claerebout

Dasineura cardaminis: gall on Cardamine pratensis

opened gall with still young larvae

Dasineura cardaminis galls

Cardamine pratensis, Belgium, prov. Luxembourg, Mellier © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Dasineura cardaminis: galls on Cardamine pratensis

Cardamine pratensis, Reijmerstok, Klingelsbos © Wouter Bosgra

Dasineura cardaminis: larvae

the full grown larvae are red


Larvae gregarious, red; pupation in the ground.

host plants

Brassicaceae, monophagous

Cardamine amara, flexuosa, opizii, pratensis.


Perrisia cardaminis.


Bruun, Haarder, Jørgensen & Skuhravá (2014a), Buhr (1964b), Burton, Carbonnelle, Ellis & Schneider (2019a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1908a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001b), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Seidel (1957a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2005b, 2006a), Roskam (2009a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

Last modified 20.xi.2019