Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytomyza abdita

Phytomyza abdita Hering 1927

mine

Mine cannot be distinguished from the one of Amauromyza labiatarum.

hostplants

Lamiaceae

The plant species from which this species was bred is not certain: either a Prunella, or Ajuga genevensis (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Switzerland, Thrace (Fauna Europaea, 2009); Britain (Warrington, 2018b).

larva

Rear spiraculum with a large number of papillae.

references

Černý & Merz (2007a), Hering (1927b, 1957a), Warrington (2018b).

Last modified 21.ix.2018