Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pegomya haemorrhoum

Pegomya haemorrhoum (Zetterstedt, 1838)

on Oyxria, Rumex


Not known; probably similar to the mine of P. solennis. Pupation partly within the mine, partly outside.

host plants

Polygonaceae, oligophagous

Oxyria digyna; Rumex acetosa, obtusifolius.


Recorded in the Netherlands van Erkelens ao).

distribution within Europe

From Fennoscandia and North Russia to the Pyrenees, Corsica, Italy, and Hungary, and from Britain to Slovakia (Fauna Europaea, 2010).


Pegomya haemorrhoa.


Beiger (1979a), Bland & Godfray (1992a), DuĊĦek (1970a), van Erkelens, Wind & Belgers (2021a), Robbins (1991a).

Last modified 5.i.2023