Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura linosyridis

Dasineura linosyridis Möhn 1958

on Aster


Smooth, fusiform swelling in the blade, c. 5 x 1.5 mm, frequently several in a leaf, and then often connate. Larva solitary, dark orange yellow; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Galatella (= Aster) linosyris; Tripolium pannonicum.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá &a Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2021a: 44), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 12.ix.2021