Tagetes marigold

Dichotomous table for leafminers

1a pupation within the mine, in a, generally lower-surface, pupal chamber; frass in isolated grains: Chromatomyia cf. syngenesiae

1b pupation external; frass in strings => 2

1c galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species

2a gallery pinnately branched, main and side branches on top of midrib and side veins: Liriomyza strigata

2b gallery less strongly branched, not pinnate: Liriomyza bryoniae

Not included in the key: Liriomyza trifolii.

Tables for all parasites per species

mod 9.x.2017