Dasineura lithospermi (Loew, 1850)

on Lithospermum, etc.

Dasineura lithospermi: galls on Lithospermum officinale

Lithospermum officinale, Belgium, prov. Liège, Theux, Château de Franchimont, vi.2018 @ Sébastien Carbonelle

Dasineura lithospermi: galls on Lithospermum officinale

Lithospermum officinale, Belgium, prov. Namur, Sossoye © Sébastien Carbonnelle

Dasineura lithospermi: galls on Lithospermum officinale

detail

Dasineura lithospermi: larva

larva

Dasineura lithospermi: gall on  Lithospermum officinale

Lithospermum officinale, galls (from Houard, 1909a)

gall

Leaf buds swollen, the young leaves are spoon-shaped, broadened at the base, and densely white-hairy; the veins are hypertrophied; the buds may develop into rosettes. Larvae gregarious, reddish, in two generation. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Boraginaceae, narrowly oligoagous

Aegonychon purpurocaeruleum; Buglossoides arvensis; Lithodora fruticosum; Lithospermum officinale.

synonyms

Perrisia lithhospermi.

references

Béguinot (2005a), Blanes-Dalmau, Caballero-López & Pujade-Villar (2017a), Buhr (1964b), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Salas-Remón, Llimona, Lozano ao (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a, 2004a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2014a).

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