Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura silvestris

Dasineura silvestris (Kieffer, 1909)

on Lathyrus


The flower buds are galled and closed. Larvae rood, not jumping. (Redfern & Shirley call the larvae white; juveniles?)

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lathyrus linifolius, niger, sylvestris.


Perrisia silvestris. Possibly Dasineura fairmairei; fairmairei then is the valid name.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Kieffer (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 151), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a) Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 26.ix.2021