Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura koesterbecki

Dasineura koesterbecki Stelter, 1986

on Carex


An utricule in the inflorescence is swollen. The larva is yellowish-orange. Univoltine. Hibernation and pupation within the gall.

host plants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex acutiformis


Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 65), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a) .

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