Phytomyza buhriana Hering, 1949
Ranunculus repens, Germany (Eifel), Adenau
Brosd corridor; the loops are close together, creating se secondary blotch with islands of green, unmined, tissue. Walls very irregular. Both primary and secondary feeding lines recognisable. Frass in scattered grains, nowhere thread fragments or strings. Pupation outside the mine.
Ranunculus acris, repens, sceleratus.
Larvae in September (Hering, 1957a).
BE recorded (Mortelmans ao, 2013a).
NE recorded (Ellis: several localities).
LUX recorded (Ellis: Kautenbach).
distribution within Europe
Germany, Poland (Fauna Europaea, 2008); also the Netherlands and Luxemburg.
The description of buhriana by Hering (1949a, 1957a) gives no details about larva or puparium. However, the mine is quite characteristic.
Hering (1949a, 1957a), Mortelmans, Dekeukeleire & Baugnée (2013a), von Tschirnhaus (199a).