Phytoliriomyza mesnili (d’Aguilar, 1944)

Diptera, Agromyzidae

mine

Irregular cavities in the thallus.

hostplants

Hepaticae (liver worts), Ricciacae, oligophagous

Riccia beyrichiana; Ricciocarpos natans.

phenology

Larvae from May till September in four generations.

distribution within Europe

France.

larva

Anterior and posterior spiraculum bud-shaped, with 10 and 8 papillae, respectively.

synonyms

Liriomyza mesnili.

references

d’Aguilar (1944a), Hering (1957a,c, 1966a), Spencer (1990a).

22/08/2015

mod 28.vi.2017