Melanagromyza heracleana Zlobin, 2005
The larva lives as an internal borer in the stem; there also the pupation.
Heracleum mantegazzianum, platytaenium, sphondylium.
distribution within Europe
Rear spiracula closely approached, black, strongly chitinised, with 12 (rarely 10) papillae in an incomplete ellipse around a strong spine.
posterior spiraculum (from Koçak & Sasakawa)
Yellow, faintly tinged brown.
Hansen, Hattendorf, Wittenberg ao (2006a), Koçak, Özdemi̇r & Zlobin (2009a), Koçak & Sasakawa (2010a), Zlobin (2005b).