Phytomyza murina Hendel, 1935

on Thalictrum

parasite

The larvae live in the flowers; there also the pupation.

hostplants

Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Thalictrum minus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

puparium

The brown puparium is evenly covered with the black, slightly bent, 0.02-0.03 mm long spinules, Hind spiraculum a circle of 9 papillae, which seem to be a combination of 3 smaller papillae.

references

Hering (1955b), Pakalniškis (1990a, 1998b, 2000a, 2004a), Sasakawa (1961a), Spencer (1976a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).

mod 20.iii.2018