Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura saussureae

Dasineura saussureae Fedotova, 1996

on Saussurea


Orange larvae live between the florets in the capitula, that do not show outwards sings. Pupation and hibernation in the soil.

host plants

Asteraceae, monofaag

Saussurea alpina.


Gagné (2010a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a, 260), Sylvén & Lindberg (1998a).

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