Agromyza,

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: 16

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-FFAF-E445-A8E5-5348422EFD63

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Agromyza
status

 

Agromyza  sp. 4

Material examined. OKLAHOMA: Payne Co., Mehan , 36.014339° N, 96.996744° W, 10.viii.2016, em. 6.ix.2016, M.W. Palmer, ex Elymus canadensis  , #CSE3042, CNC659971View Materials (1♀)GoogleMaps  .

Host. Poaceae  : Elymus canadensis L. 

Leaf mine. Solitary larva forming an irregular track 2–3 mm wide and 12.5 cm long, beginning 1.5 cm from the leaf apex (leaf 4 mm wide at the end of the mine; actual oviposition point unknown). Whitish to pale green, speckled with fine, dark green frass grains.

Puparium. Formed outside the mine.

Comments. See comments under Agromyza bispinata  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae