Agromyzidae gen. spec.

on Geranium

Agromyzidae gen. spec.:  vacated mines on Geranium spec.

Geranium spec., Flevoland, Reve-Abbertbos © Hans Jonkman

Agromyzidae gen. spec.:  vacated mines on Geranium spec.

detail

mine

the mine is upppe-surface, and the frass pattern indicates an agromyzid. All mines are vacated, which means that the larvae have been able to complete their development; this seems to exclude xenophagy. Without a larva a more precise identification is not possible.

05/10/2015

pub 5.x.2015 · mod 23.vii.2017