Phytomyza hoppi Hering, 1925

mine

Very long and narrow, upper-surface, corridor, often with a stellate beginning. The corridor often more or less follows the leaf margin. Finally the corridor turns to the centre of the leaf, widens, and forms a secondary blotch. Frass in rather large and widely dispersed grains. Pupation outside the mine, exit slit in lower epidermis.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Bellidiastrum michelii.

phenology

Larvae in June and October (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Austria (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

puparium

Black.

notes

Mountain species.

references

Beiger (1978a), Černý & Merz (2007a), Griffiths (1976c), Hering (1925a, 1926b, 1928a, 1957a), Huber (1969a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).

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mod 22.vii.2017