Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura stellariae

Dasineura stellariae Rübsaamen, 1916

on Stellaria


At the end of the stem a brownm acute-ovoid gall, with a firm wall. The larvae are white. Univoltine, hibernation in the soil.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, narrowly monophagous

Stellaria holostea.


Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Rübsaamen (1916a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2021a: 172), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

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