Napomyza maritima von Tschirnhaus, 1981

on Artemisia

parasite

The larva bores in the pith of the young, thin branches. Here also the pupation takes place, after an exit opening has been prepared.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia maritima.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

larva

Cephalic skeleton and spiracula like in Napomyza lateralis.

puparium

white.

synonyms

Napomyza scrophulariae: Pakalniskis, 1990a.

references

Černý (2001a, 2009a), Černý & Merz (2007a), Pakalniškis (1990a, 1998a), von Tschirnhaus (1981a, 1999a).

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