Dip:Agromyzidae
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Phytomyza minuscula Goureau, 1851
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frass in long threads

 

Food Plant: Aquilegia spp., Thalictrum (Meadow-Rue) spp.

Mine: Bivoltine: summer & autumn.

Notes: A relatively broad, short upper surface gallery (as shown). Frass in conspicuous black stripes. Common and widespread throughout British Isles. Mine shown on Thalictrum delavayi

Data: 07.ix.2015, Downham Market, Norfolk, VC28

Image:© Rob Edmunds

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