Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrolabis laserpitii

Macrolabis laserpitii Rübsaamen, 1917

on Apiaceae

Macrolapbis laserpitii: gall on Laserpitium latifolium

Laserpitium latifolium (from Rübsaamen 1917a)


the pedicels of a number of the umbellules are shortened, causing the umbel to take a globular shape, sometimes with a few normal umbellules extending from it.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Cenolophium denudatum; Laserpitium latifolium; Pastinaca sativa; Pimpinella saxifraga; Selinum dubium; Silaum silaus.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Rübsaamen (1917a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2005c, 2010a, 2021a: 148), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 25.ix.2021