Phytomyza anemonantheae Spencer, 1969
Secondary blotch, with well visible primary and secondary feeding lines. The mine is rather shallow, at the end of a leaf segment.
Ranunculaceae, narrowly monophagous
Larvae in July (Hering, 1957a).
Found in southern Belgium in 2018 by Stéphane Claerebout.
distribution within Europe
Germany, Lithuania (Fauna Europaea, 2009), Belgium.
Brownish-black; rear spiraculum with 6-8 papillae in an ellipse.
Hering (1957a) writes that pupation takes place outside the mine; Spencer (1969a) does not mention the subject, and Pakalniškis (1995a, 2004a) writes that pupation occurs within the mine.
Hering (1957a#358), Pakalniškis (1995a, 2004a), Spencer (1969a).