Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chromatomyia scabiosella

Chromatomyia scabiosella Beiger, 2001

Diptera, Agromyzidae

mine

Upper-surface, slender, parallel-sided, tortuous gallery with frass in a more or less continuous, central line. Pupation within the mine; the anterior spiracles of the puparium penetrate the epidermis.

hostplants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Scabiosa ochroleuca.

phenology

Mines found in June, July, and October.

distribution within Europe

Poland (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

synonyms

xxxxxPhytomyza scabiosae: Beiger (1965a, 1975).xxxxxx

references

Beiger (1965a, 1975b, 2001a).

29/03/2011

Last modified 28.vi.2017