Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura spicatae

Dasineura spicatae (Kieffer, 1909)

on Veronica


the larvae of the first generation live in the swollen leaf buds, those of the second generation in the flower buds.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, (narrowly?) monophagous

Veronica spicata.


Perrisia spicatae.


Buhr (1965a), Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Kieffer (1909a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2005c, 2010a, 2021a: 298), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 10.x.2021