Phytomyza ignota Pakalniškis, 1994

Diptera, Agromyzidae

mine

Upper-surface, brownish corridor, often following the leaf margin. Pupation almost always within the mine, just below the upper epidermis. In the rare case that the larva vacates the mine before pupation, it leaves through the upper epidermis.

hostplants

Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Pulsatilla pratensis.

BENELUX

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

distribution within Europe

Lithuania (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

puparium

Pale brown to yellowish.

references

Pakalniškis (1994a, 2004a).

16.iii.2009

mod 28.vi.2017