Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura praticola

Dasineura praticola (Kieffer, 1892)

on Silene


The flower buds are inflated and remain closed. They contain numerous larvae: white at first, later yellow, eventually red. Pupation in the ground. Probably univoltine.


Carylophyllaceae, monophagous

Silene atropurpurea, flos-cuculi, viscaria.


Jaapiella, Perrisia, praticola.


Buhr (1964a, 1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1908a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2005b, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

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