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Phytoliriomyza nigrifrons (Hendel,1920)
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Food Plant: unknown

Mine: life history unknown

Notes: Discovered new to Great Britain when an adult was collected 26.viii.2019 from mixed vegetation along the Humber Estuary at Hessle, East Yorkshire, VC61(Warrington, 2020) This is a very rare species.



Recording Grade: *

Papp L & Cerný M, (2017), Agromyzidae (Diptera) of Hungary. 3. Phytomyzinae 2
Spencer KA, (1976), The Agromyzidae (Diptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark. Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 5
Warrington, BP (2020), Phytoliriomyza nigrifrons (Hendel) comb. nov. (Diptera, Agromyzidae) new to Great Britain and comparison with Phytoliriomyza mikii (Strobl) (Diptera, Agromyzidae)

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