Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytomyza evanescens

Phytomyza evanescens auteur

on Ranunculus


Initially the larva forms a shallow gallery in the bark of the stem, but soon this becomes a more inwards situated tunnel. Pupation in the stem.

host plants

Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Ranunculus acris, lanuginosus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Napomyza evanescens; Phytomyza parallela Hendel, 1935.


Andersen (2013a), Andersen & Jonassen (1994a), Černý (2001a, 2007a), Černý, Andrade, Gonçalves & von Tschirnhaus (2018a), Černý, Barták & Roháček (2004a), Černý, Barták & Vaněk (2009a), Černý & Merz (2007a), Černý, Vála & Barták (2001a), Dursun, Civelek, Barták ao (2015a), Griffiths (1964a), Hering, (1955b), Martinez (1984a), de Meijere (1924a, 1939a), Pakalniškis (1990a, 1998a, 2004a), Scheirs, De Bruyn & von Tschirnhaus (1999a), Spencer (1966b, 1972a, 1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1982a, 1999a), Warrington (2019c).

Last modified 18.viii.2019