Phytomyza monori Groschke, 1957

Diptera, Agromyzidae

mine

Entirely lower-surface corridor, for a large part along the leaf margin. Pupation within the mine; the front spiracula penetrate the epidermis.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Aposeris foetida.

distribution within Europe

Southern Germany.

puparium

Vacated puparium orange red, wth deep segments limits; spiracula blackish. Front spiraculum fist-shaped with many papillae; rear spiracula on slender stalks inserted on a common base, fist-shaped with at least 20 papillae.

references

Groschke (1957a), Hering (1957a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).

27/01/2017

mod 28.vi.2017