Phytomyza bellidina Hering, 1934
Corridor, mostly strongly widened towards the end. Frass in grains, often aggregated in clumps. Pupation external, exit slit in lower epidermis.
Bellis perennis, sylvestris.
Larvae in March – April, but possibly there are more generations (Hering, 1957a).
distribution within Europe
Mediterranean Region between Portugal and Serbia (Fauna Europaea, 2009).
Described by de Meijere (1937a) and Hering (1967a). Mandible with two teeth, not alternating. No frontal appendage. Front spiraculum with c. 15 papillae, rear spiraculum with (15-) 18 (-21) papillae.
Buhr (1941b), Černý (2004a), Černý & Bächli (2018a), Griffiths (1956b, 1976c), Hering (1935a, 1957a, 1967a), Maček (1999a), de Meijere (1937a), Spencer (1954d, 1957f, 1973c).