Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura kiefferiana

Dasineura kiefferiana (Rübsaamen, 1891)

on Chamerion

Dasineura kiefferiana gall

Chamerion angustifolium, Belgium, prov. Namur, Jemelle; © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Dasineura kiefferiana gall


Dasineura kiefferiana larva



The larva is white to cream or pale yellow. One larva per gall, but the galls often coalesce. Usually two generations per year; hibernation in the soil.


Onagraceae, monophagous

Chamerion angustifolium.

larva and pupa

Dasineura kiefferiana: spatulaDasineura kiefferiana: pupa

spatula and pupa (from Rübsaamen, 1891a)


Cecidomyia, Perrisia, kiefferiana.


Béguinot (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Chinery (2011a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ecott (2012a), Houard (1909a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon & Romain (2009a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001b), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1891a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1992b, 1997a, 1999a,b, 2003a, 2005b, 2006a, 2009a, 2010a,b, 2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Carbonnelle (2017a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2002a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Seidel (1957a).

Last modified 6.vii.2018