Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura rossi

Dasineura rossi Rübsaamen, 1914

on Astragalus


Leaflets doubled along their midrib and swollen, pod-like. Also the youngest leaves around a terminal bud can be merged into a more or less ovoid cluster. Larva solitary, orange-yellow; pupation in the ground.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Astragalus danicus, onobrychis.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 45), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 12.ix.2021