Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura stelteri

Dasineura stelteri Gagné, 2004

on Barbarea

Dasineura stelteri: galled pod of Barbarea spec.

Barbarea vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Namur, Couvin, Tienne aux Marcottes © Sébastien Carbonnelle


siliques swollen; inside orange larvae. Bivoltine, pupation in the soil.

host plants

Brassicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Barbarea vulgaris.

While the gall is common on B. vulgaris, ir is never found on B. intermedia (Carbonnelle, in litt., 2014).


Dasineura barbareae Stelter, 1992 (homonym).


Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 48), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 13.ix.2021