Diptera:Agromyzidae

Phytomyza fulgens (Hendel, 1920) < back | home | next >

Food Plant: Clematis vitalba (Traveller's Joy).

Mine: Bivoltine: summer & autumn.

Pupa: Outside the mine.  Puparium dark brown.

Notes: A narrow gallery similar to P. vitalbae, but starting on the lower surface.  The linear upper section eaten out irregularly at sides. Locally common.

Image: Brian Pitkin