Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agromyza viciae larva

Agromyza viciae

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Vicia hirsuta, Diemer Bos

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“head” and rear end

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Vicia sativa, Nieuwendam: front and rear spraculum, lateral

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Vicia hirsuta, sativa: rear spiracula, dorsal, and one rear spiraclum, seen from the median line


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Vcia sativa: mandibles

The sausage-like, curved papillae of the rear spiraculum are quite remarkable. Already de Meijere (1938a) had observed them, in material from Switzerland.

22.xi.2007

Last modified 25.vii.2017