Phytoliriomyza ornata (Meigen, 1830)

mine

The larva bores in the pith of the thicker parts of the leaves, leaf sheets and flower stalk. The puparium is formed within the mine.

hostplants

Butomaceae, monophagous

Butomus umbellatus.

phenology

Larvae in August (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

BE recorded (De Bruyn & von Tschirnhaus, 1991a).

NE recorded (de Meijere, 1924a).

LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2008).

distribution within Europe

From Scandinavia to Germany, and from the UK to Lithuania and Hungary (Fauna Europaea, 2008).

larva

Described by Dempewolf (2001a).

puparium

Described by de Meijere (1925a, 1938a); dark brown.

synonyms

Liriomyza, Metopomyza ornata; Agromyza elegantula Zetterstedt, 1848; A. limbatella Zetterstedt, 1848.

references

Beuk (2002a), De Bruyn & von Tschirnhaus (1991a), Černý (2011a, 2013a), Dempewolf (2001a), Hering (1957a), McLean (1998a), de Meijere (1924a, 1925a, 1938a, 1939a), Pakalniškis (1998a), Papp & Černý (2018a), Sønderup (1949a), Spencer (1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).

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