Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura halimii

Dasineura halimii (Tavares, 1902)

on Cistus


terminal or axillary buds are transformed into fusiform, 2 x 6 mm sized galls, consisting of two spoon-like, partially fused leaves; larva solitary, red.

host plants

Cistaceae, monophagous

Cistus lasianthus subsp. alyssoides, ocymoides.


Perrisia halimii.


Cogolludo (1921a), Houard (1909a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Tavares (1905a).

Last modified 21.viii.2019