Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytomyza glabra

Phytomyza glabra Hendel, 1935

on Aegopodium, Angelica, Anthriscus


The larva mines in the bark of the stem. (However, Spencer writes of an ‘internal stem feeder’; perhaps the mine sometimes, or ultimately, is situated more deeply).


Apiaceae, oligofaag

Aegopodium podagraria; Anthriscus sylvestris; Angelica sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Phytomyza glabra: larvaDetails of the larva (from Hering, 1954a): a, cephalic skeleton; b, mandible; c, frontal spiracula; d, rear spirculum; e: spinulation.


Napomyza glabra.


Ahr (1966a), Andersen (2013a), Ci̇velek, Çikman & Dursun (2008a), Civelek, Tonguc, Ozgul & Dursun (2007a), Hering (1954a), Pakalniškis (1993a. 1994a, 1996a), Spencer (1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).

Last modified 10.iii.2018