Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytomyza plantaginis larva

Phytomyza plantaginis

larva

Plantago major, Nieuwendam

psp

rear spiraculum

ceph skrear

Plantago lanceolata, Castricum: cephalic skeleton, rear end

mandface

mandibles, mouth field

asp-dpsp-d

front and rear spiracula dorsal


spinulation

spinulation

The larva is described by de Meijere (1926a) and Sasakawa (1961a); rear spiraculum with about 12 papillae.

20.vi.2008

Last modified 25.vii.2017