Phytomyza ferulae Hering, 1927
Gallery that may entirely fill the narrow leaf filaments. Frass in isolated grains, or in heaps, not in strings. Pupation external; the puparium often sticks to the leaf. The mines look whitish at first, but soon dry and turn brown.
Larvae in March, April (Hering, 1957a).
distribution within Europe
Canary Islands, southern France, Spain, Menorca, Italy (Fauna Europaea, 2010); Istria (de Meijere, 1937a).
Phytomyza umbelliferarum Hering, 1935; Ph. dauci Spencer, 1957.
In the Mediterranean area a minor pest on carrot (Spencer, 1973b).
Buhr (1941b), Černý (2004a, 2011a, 2013a), Ci̇velek, Çikman & Dursun (2008a), Darvas, Skuhravá & Andersen (2000a), Dempewolf (2004a), Hering (1927a, 1957a,b), de Meijere (1937a), Spencer (1957f, 1967a, 1971b, 1973b, 1974a, 1990a).