Agromyza salicina Hendel, 1922
Salix repens, Amstelveen, JP Thijssepark
Lower-surface corridor that follows the leaf margin for some distance, then suddenly widens considerably. Pupation outside the mine; exit slit in upper epidermis. Frass in irregular grains.
Salix caprea, repens.
Larvae in June, July (Hering, 1957a).
BE not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2007).
NE recorded (Ellis: Amstelveen, Bergen NH, Zandvoort).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2007).
distribution within Europe
From Scandinavia to France and Poland (Fauna Europaea, 2007).
Described by de Meijere (1925a); mandibles with 2 teeth; front spiraculum globular, with several papillae; rear spiraculum with 8-10 elliptic papillae in a 3/4 circle.
Reddish brown (Spencer, 1976a).
Young mines of A. salicina can easily be confused with young mines of Phyllonorycter quinqueguttella. The fist part of the corridor, following the leaf margin, then is diagnostic for salicina.
Buhr (1932a, 1964a), Hering (1957a), de Meijere (1925a), Papp & Černý (2015a), Skuhravá & Roques, (2000a), Sønderup (1949a), Spencer (1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).