Animalia > Arthropoda > Insecta > Diptera > Cecidomyiidae > Dasineura > Dasineura brassicae

Dasineura brassicae

Synonyms: Cecidomyia napi

Wikipedia Abstract

The brassica pod midge (Dasineura brassicae) is a rapeseed pest.
View Wikipedia Record: Dasineura brassicae

Prey / Diet

Berteroa incana (Hoary alyssum)[1]
Brassica juncea (mustard greens)[1]
Brassica napus (Rapeseed)[1]
Brassica nigra (Black Mustard)[1]
Brassica oleracea (broccoli)[1]
Brassica rapa (Field Mustard)[1]
Camelina sativa (gold-of-pleasure)[1]
Capsella bursa-pastoris (Shepherd's Purse)[1]
Coincya monensis subsp. recurvata (Star mustard)[1]
Diplotaxis tenuifolia (perennial wall-rocket)[1]
Eruca vesicaria (rocketsalad)[1]
Raphanus raphanistrum (Wild Radish)[1]
Raphanus sativus (Wild Radish)[1]
Sinapis alba (White mustard)[1]
Sinapis arvensis (Charlock)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Dasineura sisymbrii1
Gephyraulus raphanistri7


Europe (widespread);



Attributes / relations provided by
1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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