Calycomyza subapproximata (Sasakawa, 1955)

on Thalictrum

parasite

The larva bores internally in the stem; there also the pupation takes place.

hostplants

Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Thalictrum flavum, lucidum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

puparium

Yellow to brown; rear spiracula somewhat darker, each one with 9-11 papillae.

Calycomyza subapproximata: puparium

rear end of the puparium (from Pakalniškis, 1998c).

synonyms

Phytobia subapproximata.

references

Pakalniškis (1998c, 2004a), Sasakawa (1961a), Zlobin & Pakalniškis (1993a).

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