Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chromatomyia blackstoniae

Chromatomyia blackstoniae Spencer, 1990

Diptera, Agromyzidae

mine

Initially a corridor, later an irregular blotch. Pupation within the mine; puparium whitish.

hostplants

Gentianaceae, monophagous

Blackstonia perfoliata.

phenology

Mines found in August (Spencer, 1990a).

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2007).

distribution within Europe

Ireland, UK, France (Spencer, 1990a).

references

Spencer (1990a).

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Last modified 28.vi.2017