Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Jaapiella volvens

Jaapiella volvens Rübsaamen, 1917

on Lathyrus

Jaapiella volvens: gall on Lathyrus pratensis

Lathyrus pratensis, België, prov. Namen, Vierves-sur-Viroin © Sébastien Carbonnelle


A single leaflet is rolled inwards over its entire length; otherwise the leaflet is neither deformed, nor abnormally coloured or hairy. The larva is light yellow or pale reddish. Univoltine, hibernation in the ground.


Fabaceae,narrowly monophagous

Lathyrus pratensis, rotundifolius & subsp. miniatus, tuberosus.


Bruun, Haarder, Jørgensen & Skuhravá (2014a), Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rübsamen (1917a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a, 2006a, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

Last modified 10.v.2018