Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Periclistus caninae

Periclistus caninae (Hartig, 1840)

on Rosa

Periclistus caninae: gall on Rosa canina

gall of Diplolepis nervosa on Rosa canina, Hungary, Kimle © László Érsek

Periclistus caninae: larvae in gall

opened gall with inquiline larvae


inquiline of Diplolepis eglanteriae, nervosa, and spinosissimae; affected galls are somewhat larger and less regular in shape; the larvae live in the wall of the gall.


Andersen & Fjellberg (1977a), Melika (2006a), Nieves-Aldrey (2001a), Nieves-Aldrey, Gómez, Hernández Nieves & Lobo (2006a).

Last modified 26.vii.2020