Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura filipendulae

Dasineura filipendulae (Kieffer, 1909)

on Filipendula

Dasineura filipendulae: galls on Filipendula vulgaris

Filipendula vulgaris, Montenegro, Zabljac, 1375 m a.s.l., 24.vii.2019 ©
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Dasineura filipendulae: gall on Filipendula vulgaris



The flowers are galled and coloured red, sometimes abnormally hairy. The larva is red, pupates in the gall.

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Filipendula vulgaris.


Perrisia filipendulae.


Buhr (1964b), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Coulianos & Karlsson (2014a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Kieffer (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2012a), Roskam (2019a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 110), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Sylvén (1983a).

Last modified 19.ix.2021