Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Liriomyza nietzkei

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)

Last modified 8.iii.2018