Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura rapunculi

Dasineura rapunculi (Kieffer, 1906)

on Campanula

Dasineura rapunculi on Campanula lingulata

Campanula lingulata, Bulgaria, Stob, 20,.vi.2021 © Cor Zonneveld

Dasineura rapunculi on Campanula spec.

another specimen


Fusiform swelling, up to 8 mm long, of the end of the stem; in case an inflorescence is present, this too is galled. Several red larvae.

host plants

Campanulaceae, monophagous

Campanula lingulata, rapunculus.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2021a: 61), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 14.ix.2021