Pegomya lucidae Michelsen, 1988
up to 15 eggs are deposited on the shoot tip, between the youngest leaves. The larvae descend as borers into the stem and may cause a weak swelling of the above or below ground parts; pupation in the lower part of the tunnel.
Euphorbiaceaae, narrowly monophagous
Gassmann (1989a), Michelsen (1988a).