Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura glyciphylli

Dasineura glyciphylli Rübsaamen, 1912

on Astragalus


Leaflets, entirely or partly, strongly thickened and folded upwards over the midrib, creating a pod. The full grown larvae are brownish yellow; they pupate in the ground.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Astragalus cicer, glycyphyllos, monspessulanus.


The conspicuously large spatula has rounded lobes (Rübsaamen, 1912e)


Béguinot (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rübsaamen (1912e), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a,b, 1999a,b, 2006a, 2010a, 2021a: 45), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 12.ix.2021