Dasineura serotina (Winnertz, 1853)

on Hypericum

Dasineura serotina: gall on Hypericum

Hypericum spec., Belgium, prov. Namur, Nismes, Tienne Breumont © Stéphane Claerebout

Dasineura serotina: larva

larva

Dasineura serotina gall

Hypericum perforatum, Tilburg, de Kaaistoep; gall, formed out of the terminal bud of a stem

Dasineura serotina larva

the hyaline larva is surprisingly small in relation to its gall

Dasineura serotina larva

larva

Dasineura serotina gall

Hypericum perforatum, Reusel; this bud gall is unusually stout, but nevertheless has been identified as D. serotina because of the full grown, white, larvae it contained.

gall

Larvae white, 2-15 per gall. Hibernation as larva in the soil.

hostplants

Hypericaceae, monophagous

Hypericum hirsutum, humifusum, linarifolium, maculatum, perforatum, pulchrum.

synonyms

Perrisia serotina.

references

Beguinot (2002e,h, 2003a, 2006c), Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Flügel (2016a), Houard (1909a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1996a, 2000a, 2004a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999b, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Carbonnelle (2017a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2002a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Stănescu (2009a), Sylvén (1983a), Tomasi (2012a).

mod 6.vii.2018