Liriomyza pereziae Hering, 1963
Branched gallery; main branch on top of the midrib, side arms enter the lamina; the mine resembles the one of L. strigata, but the side branches are less numerous, and less oriented on the side veins. Frass in strings.
Larvae seen in the first half of October.
Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
distribution within Europe
Germany (Fauna Europaea, 2010).
Mandibles alternating, with two rather high teeth; rear spiraculum with 8 papillae.
Blackish brown (but almost all puparia were parasitised!)
The species was found in two botanical gardens in Germany; Perezia is a Neotropical plant genus.