Dasineura spiraeae (Loiselle, 1912)

Diptera, Cecidomyiidae

on Filipendula

gall

The flowers are galled and coloured red, but (contrary to the flower galls of D. engstfeldi) not abnormally hairy. The larva is red, pupates in the gall.

hostplants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Filipendula ulmaria.

references

Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Redfern & Shirley (2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a).

18/04/2014

mod 18.vii.2017