Phytomyza prava 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: 20

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/2A7A4D79-353E-FFBC-14C5-FF3BFC52FDDB

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Plazi

scientific name

Phytomyza prava Spencer
status

 

Phytomyza prava Spencer 

( Figs. 30, 31View FIGURES 27–33, 62View FIGURES 57–63)

Material examined. MASSACHUSETTS: Franklin Co., Northfield, 276 Old Wendell Rd. , 21.vi.2017, em. 8.vii.2017, C.S. Eiseman, ex Anemone canadensis  , #CSE3911, CNC939682View Materials (♀)  .

Host. Ranunculaceae  : Anemone canadensis  L. ( Sehgal 1971).

Leaf mine. ( Fig. 62View FIGURES 57–63) A brown blotch at the tip of a lobe; distinct primary and secondary feeding lines visible in transmitted light.

Puparium. ( Fig. 31View FIGURES 27–33) Grayish-brown; formed outside the mine.

Distribution. * USA: MA; Canada: AB. Spencer (1969, Fig. 531) illustrated unidentified leaf mines from Ontario, which Sehgal (1971) attributed to this species.

Comments. This species is newly recorded in the United States.

MA

Real Jardín Botánico

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Agromyzidae

Genus

Phytomyza