Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Jaapiella bryoniae

Jaapiella bryoniae (Bouché, 1847)

on Bryonia

Jaapiella dioicae: gall on Bryonia dioica

Bryonia dioica, gall (from Houard, 1909a)

Jaapiella bryoniae gall

Bryonia dioica, Belgium, prov. Namur, Gembloux © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Jaapiella bryoniae: gall on Bryonia cretica

Bryonia dioica, Belgium, prov. West Flanders, De Westhoek © Stéphane Claerebout

Jaapiella bryoniae: larva



De leaves at the tip of the stem are malformed, abnormally hairy, and form a loose bud. Larvae white, gregarious. Pupation in the gall in a white cocoon. Two or three generations.

host plants

Cucurbitaceae, monophagous

Bryonia alba, dioica.


Jaapiella bryoniae: spatula

prosternum with spatula (from Möhn, 1955a)


Dasineura, Dryomyia, Perrisia, bryoniae.


Barnes (1946a), Béguinot (2006a,c), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a), Gagné (2010a), Möhn (1955a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a,b, 1997a,b, 1999a, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Kettani (2017a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Stănescu (2009a), Tavares (1905a), Vimmer (1935a).

Last modified 19.xi.2020