Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytomyza fulgens larva

Phytomyza fulgens larva

Clematis vitalba, Germany, M√ľnchen-Freimann; from Hering (1955a); a : cephalic skeleton; b : frontal region of head; c : frontal spiraculum; d : rear spiraculum; e : part of the spinulation of the first abdominal segment, lateral; scale line is 0.1 mm.

Phytomyza fulgens larva

Clematis vitalba, Belgium, Viroinval (dead larva): rear spiraculum

Hering (1955a) gives a detailed description of the larva. The description by Beri (1971e) is based on material taken from a Senecio and has nothing to do with this species.

Last modified 20.vii.2018