Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura kellneri

Dasineura kellneri (Henschel, 1875)

on Larix


The young cones, and also the terminal buds of the short shoots, are swollen and partly covered with brown scales and resin. Inside a large gall chamber. The larvae are solitary, orange red. They hibernate in the gall, and pupate there in early spring. Univoltine.


Pinaceae, monophagous

Larix decidua, occidentalis.


Dasineura, Perrisia, laricis (Löw, 1878).


Barnes (1951a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Hellrigl (2006a), Houard (1908a), Kollár (2011a), Máca (2012a), Perny (2004a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2004a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá (1989a, 2006a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1997a, 1999a,b, 2003a, 2005b,c, 2006a, 2007a, 2009a, 2010a,b, 2012a), 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, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Skuhravý (1972a).

Last modified 19.viii.2017