Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrolabis incognita

Macrolabis incognita Stelter, 1975

on Peucedanum


the leaf segments are rolled down, are irregularly thickened and brittle, often suffused with red. After the white larve have left in order to pupate in the soil, the galls quickly turn brown and dry.

host plants

Apiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Peucedanum oreoselinum.


only breeding permits distinguishing from Jaapiella buhri.


Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 177), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Stelter (1975b).

Last modified 28.ix.2021