Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura periclymeni

Dasineura periclymeni (Rübsaamen, 1889)

on Lonicera


The leaf margin is somewhat thickened and loosely rolled inwards (usually upwards). Larvae gregarious, yellow to red. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Lonicera etrusca, implexa, nigra, periclymenum.

Béguinot (2005a) cites L. xylosteum.


Perrisia periclymeni.


The colour of the larvae, the best difference with Macrolabis lonicerae, possibly is not fully reliable (Buhr calls them white or yellowish red).


Barnes (1948a), Béguinot (2002a, 2003a,b, 2005a, 2006b, 2007b, 2012a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Salas-Remón, Llimona, Lozano ao (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2004a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1997a, 1999a, 2012a, 2021a: 157), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Kettani (2017a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Sylvén (1960a), Tavares (1905a).

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