Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Liriomyza euphorbiana

Liriomyza euphorbiana Hendel, 1931

on ? Euphorbia


The species has been described on the base of a pair in copula that was sitting on the plant mentioned below. Whether this effectively is the host plant is unknown.

host plants

Euphorbiaceae, monophagous

Euphorbia regis-jubae.

Described from Tenerife, Canary Islands.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018) also indicates continental Spain.


Martinez & Sobhian (2000a).

Last modified 20.xii.2018