Agromyza pudica Spencer,

Eiseman, Charles S. & Lonsdale, Owen, 2019, New State and Host Records for Agromyzidae (Diptera) in the United States, with the Description of Ten New Species, Zootaxa 4661 (1), pp. 1-39: 3-4

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4661.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:8DF7EC6E-ECF2-4819-979E-0E26BDDC2B21

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/2A7A4D79-352F-FFAC-14C5-F907FE1BFEA7

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Agromyza pudica Spencer
status

 

Agromyza pudica Spencer 

Material examined. OKLAHOMA: Payne Co., Mehan , 36.014339° N, - 96.996744° W, 22.v.2016, em. by 17.vi.2016, M.W. Palmer, ex Dichanthelium malacophyllum  , #CSE2591, CNC653973View Materials (1³, only partially emerged from puparium)GoogleMaps  .

Hosts. Poaceae  : Dichanthelium acuminatum (Sw.) Gould & C.A. Clark  , D. clandestinum  (L.) Gould, D. * malacophyllum (Nash) Gould  , D. scoparium (Lam.) Gould ( Eiseman & Lonsdale 2018)  .

Leaf mine. See Eiseman & Lonsdale (2018).

Puparium. Yellow-orange to reddish-brown; formed outside the mine.

Distribution. USA: AR, GA, MA, MN, NC, OH, * OK.

Comments. Although this is the Agromyza  species we have most commonly reared from Dichanthelium  , three others are now known from this host, all forming seemingly indistinguishable leaf mines: A. indistincta Eiseman, Lonsdale & Feldman  , A. parca Spencer  , and A. proxima Spencer  ( Eiseman & Lonsdale 2018; Eiseman et al. 2019; Scheffer & Lonsdale 2018).

AR

Pomor State University

GA

University of Georgia

MA

Real Jardín Botánico

MN

Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

OH

Agricultural Museum of Praha

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae

Genus

Agromyza