Phytomyza coniopais Hering, 1931

mine

So far as knon identical to the mine of Phytomyza chaerophylli.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Conium maculatum.

phenology

Larvae in June.

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

distribution within Europe

Germany and Poland (Fauna Europaea, 2010).

puparium

Like the puparium of Phytomyza chaerophylli, but less arched, rough, not so shining, and with deeper segment limits.

notes

The status of this species is uncertain. The species is accepted as valid by the Fauna Europaea, but von Tschirnhaus (1999a) did not include it in his checklist of German Agromyzidae.

references

Černý & Bächli (2018a), Hering (1931a, 1957a).

mod 17.iii.2019