Chromatomyia scabiosarum (de Meijere, 1934)
Scabiosa columbaria, Spain; from Hering (1936b)
Mine closely resembling the one by Liriomyza strigata. The easiest difference is that inscabiosarum pupation takes place within the mine, near the base of the leaf.
Larvae in two generations between April and August (Hering, 1957a).
Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2007).
distribution within Europe
Germany, Poland, Spain, Sicily, Canary Islands (Fauna Europaea, 2007); also Slovenia.
Described by de Meijere (1934a).
Beiger (1965a), Hering (1936a, 1957a), Huber (1969a), Maček (1999a), de Meijere (1934a), Spencer (1965c, 1966b), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).