Phytomyza flavicornis Fallén

Eiseman, Charles S., Lonsdale, Owen, Linden, John Van Der, Feldman, Tracy S. & Palmer, Michael W., 2021, Thirteen new species of Agromyzidae (Diptera) from the United States, with new host and distribution records for 32 additional species, Zootaxa 4931 (1), pp. 1-68 : 34

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4931.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:88CF2B0D-E02B-46E1-9F52-1B95F717FC8F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4545277

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0395A00B-7003-EB6D-2A99-FC7265B1626B

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scientific name

Phytomyza flavicornis Fallén
status

 

Phytomyza flavicornis Fallén  

( Fig. 57 View FIGURES 48–58 )

Material examined. IOWA: Winneshiek Co., Roslien Woods , 1.ii.2018, em. 18.ii.2018, J. van der Linden, ex Urtica dioica   , # CSE4943 , CNC1643673–1643674 View Materials (1♁ 1♀)   .

Hosts. Urticaceae   : Urtica dioica L.   ; adults have been caught on U. gracilis Aiton ( Spencer 1969)   .

Larval biology. The larva bores in the pith of the stem and roots.

Puparium. ( Fig. 57 View FIGURES 48–58 ) Slender and yellowish, with deep intersegmental grooves; formed within the stem.

Phenology and voltinism. Pupae overwinter, with adults emerging in spring. Collection dates for adults range from 23 April in Oregon to 7 July in Manitoba ( Spencer 1969; Spencer & Steyskal 1986).

Distribution. USA: *IA, IN, MI, OR; Canada: AB, MB, ON; Europe ( Spencer 1969; Spencer & Steyskal 1986).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae

Genus

Phytomyza