Agromyza reptans Fallén,

Eiseman, Charles S. & Lonsdale, Owen, 2018, New state and host records for Agromyzidae (Diptera) in the United States, with the description of thirty new species, Zootaxa 4479 (1), pp. 1-156: 12-13

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4479.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:93C84828-6EEF-4758-BEA1-97EEEF115245

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03D287EF-FFAB-E446-A8E5-54F842B4FF4E

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scientific name

Agromyza reptans Fallén
status

 

Agromyza reptans Fallén 

( Fig. 75View FIGURES 75–82)

Material examined. NEW YORK: St. Lawrence Co., Madrid , along the Grasse River, 28.vi.2014, em  . 21.vii.2014, C.S. Eiseman, ex Urtica dioica ssp. gracilis  , #CSE1205, CNC384881, CNC384882 (2♂).

Host. Urticaceae  : Urtica dioica L. 

Leaf mine. ( Fig. 75View FIGURES 75–82) Initially narrow and following the leaf margin, later expanding to a broad blotch. The mines we observed were almost uniformly blackish, with paler greenish-brown patches only in the newest portions where the larvae were actively feeding.

Puparium. Reddish-brown; formed outside the mine.

Distribution. USA: CA, *NY, WA; Canada: ON, QC, SK; Europe.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae

Genus

Agromyza