Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Jaapiella cirsiicola

Jaapiella cirsiicola Rübsaamen, 1916

on Cirsium

Jaapiella cirsiicola gall

Cirsium vulgare, Dronten © Arnold Grosscurt

Jaapiella cirsiicola

opened capitulum


Larvae red. Two generations per year; pupation in the soil, there also the hibernation.



Cirsium acaulon, arvense, dissectum, erisithales, obvallatum, oleraceum, vulgare.

Buhr cites an old record on Carduus crispus, but no later author mentions Carduus as a host. Also the assciation that is given by Buhr with Hieracium murorum very probably is incorrect.


? Cecidomyia longicornis Linnaeus: Houard.


Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Houard (1909a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1916a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a, 2005a), Skuhravá (2006a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1994b, 1997a, 1999a,b, 2003a, 2007a, 2009a, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Sylvén & Lindberg (1998a).

Last modified 26.vii.2018