Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura sampaina

Dasineura sampaina (da Silva Tavares, 1902)

on Linum


The tip of the stem is shortened, the leaves there are broaded, forming an artichoke gall of c. 8 mm long. In the central gall chamber one white larve or a pupa.

host plants

Linaceae, oligophagous

Linum alpinum, austriacum, bienne, catharticum, tenuifolium, usitatissimum; Radiola linoides.


Perrisia sampaina.


Béguinot (2002h, 2012a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a, 2004a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Smiljanić (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1999a, 2021a: 156), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), da Silva Tavares (1902a, 1905a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

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