Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura nervicola

Dasineura nervicola (Kieffer, 1909)

on Hieracium


Hard, fusiform swelling of the midrib or petiole, 2-4 mm long, mainly visible from below, often several in a row. Larva solitary, orange.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Pilosella lactucella, pilosella.


Perrisia nervicola.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Haarder (2022a), Kieffer (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 129), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 17.v.2022