Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura silvicola

Dasineura silvicola (Kieffer, 1909)

on Stellaria


white larvae in galled axillary buds. Larval spatula yellow with obtuse lobes, as long as wide, separated by a not very acute incision.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, monophagous

Stellaria holostea.


Perrisia silvicola.


Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Kieffer (1909a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 272), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 8.x.2021