Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura helenae

Dasineura helenae Sylvén, 1993

on Fraxinus


White larvae live gregariously in the disfigured fruits, often together with Contarinia marchali, possibly as inquinines. One generation.

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Fraxinus excelsior.


Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2006a, 2010a, 2021a: 114), Sylvén & Tastás-Duque (1993a).

Last modified 21.ix.2021