Hydrellia fusca (Stenhammer, 1844)

Diptera, Ephydridae

mine

Whitish, very shallow and irregular corridor; frass scant, irregularly dispersed. Pupation within the mine. Mine in the floating leaves.

hostplants

Potamogetonaceae, monophagous

Potamogeton natans.

phenology

Larvae in July (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

distribution within Europe

From Fennoscandia to Spain and Italy, and from Britain to Bulgaria (Fauna Europaea, 2011).

synonyms

Hydrellia potamogeti Hering, 1930.

references

Hering (1930b, 1957a).

21/03/2011

mod 28.vi.2017