Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chromatomyia arctagrostidis

Chromatomyia arctagrostidis Griffiths, 1980

on Arctragrostis

Chromatomyia arctagrostidis mine

mine (from Griffiths)


± linear, almost full-fdepth; frass in fine grains. Puparium in the mine; anterior spracular project through the epidermis.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Arctagrostis latifolia.

distribution within Europe


larva, puparium

See Griffiths.


Griffiths (1980a), Winqvist, Černý & Andersen (2020a).

Last modified 10.i.2021