Phytomyza leucanthemi Hering, 1935
Leucanthemum vulgare, Amstelveen, JP Thijssepark: upper side
Long, slender corridor, generally upper-surface with a lower-surface beginning. Frass in irregular, but not connected, grains. Pupation outside the mine.
Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous
Larvae in May-June and September-October (Hering, 1957a).
BE not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2008).
NE recorded (Ellis, several localities).
LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2008).
distribution within Europe
From Scandinavia to the Pyrenees and Czechia, and from the UK to Latvia and Poland; also Slovenia (Fauna Europaea, 2008).
Phytomyza chrysanthivora Lundquist, 1949.
Hering writes that the larvae exits the mine through a slit in the upper epidermis, but this does not seem to be a general rule. Sometimes the final part of the corridor is at the lower surface, and then the exit slit too is lower-surface.
Ahr (1966a), Andersen & Jonassen (1994a), Beiger (1960a, 1978a).Černý & Bächli (2018a), Dreger & Myssura (2005a), Hering (1949b, 1954a, 1957a), Huber (1969a), Maček (1999a), Michalska (1976a), Ostrauskas, Pakalniškis & Taluntytė (2003a), Pakalniškis (1998a), Robbins (1991a), Sønderup (1949a), Spencer (1972a, 1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a), Utech (1962a).