Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura lupulinae

Dasineura lupulinae (Kieffer, 1891)

on Medicago

Dasineura lupulinae: gall on Medicago lupulina

Medicago lupulina, Belgium, prov. Luxembourg, Marloie © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Dasineura lupulinae: gall on Medicago lupulina



The gall contains several yellowish to reddish larvae. Two or three generations; pupation in the gall or in the soil.


Faabaceae, monophagous

Medicago falcata, lupulina, minima, orbicularis, polymorpha, sativa subsp. varia.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1916a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2007a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1997a,b, 1999a, 2009a, 2010a, 2021a: 166), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 27.ix.2021