Liriomyza hieraciivora Spencer, 1971

mine

Primary upper-surface blotch. Pupation outside the mine.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Hieracium lachenalii & subsp. cruentifolium

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2008).

distribution within Europe

From Sweden to Poland, and from Germany to the Baltic States; also Thrace [!] (Fauna Europaea, 2008).

larva

Rear spiraculum with 8 papillae in an oval.

notes

No characters are know in mine or pre-imaginal states that differentiate this species from the closely related L. hieracii (Kaltenbach).

references

Ci̇velek, Çikman & Dursun (2008a), Pakalniškis (1986a), Papp & Černý (2018a), Spencer (1971b, 1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a)

mod 8.iii.2018