Liriomyza nietzkei Spencer, 1973

mine

Oviposition usually near the leaf base. The larvae make fine corridor mines. Pupation outside the mine.

hostplants

Alliaceae, oligophagous

Allium ampeloprasum, cepa

A minor pest in Central Europe (Darvas, Skuhravá & Andersen, 2000a).

phenology

Two generations: larvae in early summer and July-August; hibernarion as puparium.

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

Germany, Czechia, France, Switzerland, Italy (Fauna Europaea, 2008); also Poland.

larve

references

Beiger (1989a), Černý & Merz (2007a), Darvas, Skuhravá & Andersen (2000a), Martinez (1982a), Nietzke (1943a, 1956a), Papp & Černý (2018a), Spencer (1973b), Süss (1974a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a)

mod 8.iii.2018