Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrolabis jaapi

Macrolabis jaapi Rübsaamen, 1916

on Galium


indistinguishable from the gall of Dasineura aparines.
Probably an inquiline of that species, but there still is a possibility that it is an aotonomous gall causer. Bivoltine, pupation in the ground.


Rubiaceae, monophagous

Galium aparine.


Buhr (1964b), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a), Gagné (2010a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1916a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 115, 118), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 21.ix.2021