Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura hyperici

Dasineura hyperici (Bremi, 1847)

on Hypericum

Dasineura hyperici: gall on Hypericum perforatum

Hypericum perforatum, Belgium, prov. Namur, Viroinval © Stéphane Claerebout

Dasineura hyperici: larva



The topmost leaves form a loose ball. Larvae gregarious, whitish at first, orange or red later. Pupation in the gall, two or three generations.

Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a) write of pupation in the soil!


Hypericaceae, monophagous

Hypericum perfoliatum, perforatum & subsp. veronense, pulchrum, richeri subsp. grisebachii, triquetrifolium, undulatum.


Perrisia hyperici.


Béguinot (2012a), Bellman (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Burton, Carbonnelle, Ellis & Schneider (2019a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a), Flügel (2016a), Houard (1909a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001b), Lehmann & Flügel (2012a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1916a), Simova-Tošić & Skuhravá (2001a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a, 2007a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá (2006a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1992b, 1994a,b, 1997a,b, 1999a,b, 2005b,c, 2007a, 2008a, 2009a, 2010a, 2011a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Carbonnelle (2017a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2003a, 2014a).

Last modified 20.xi.2019