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This list was complied from primary sources such as the Hosts of the British leaf-mining insect fauna by Pitkin and Plant and the Host plant genera of the British Agromyzidae by Warrington. Other sources include published data and the Leafminers and plant galls of Europe website.
Please notify Colin Plant or Rob Edmunds of any additions, alterations or corrections.


Deschampsia species (Hair-grass):

Dip: Chromatomyia nigra

Recorded Elsewhere (Agromyzidae Recording Scheme):

Dip: Agromyza albipennis, Agromyza nigripes, Chromatomyia fuscula, Liriomyza flaveola, Liriomyza orbona, Metopomyza flavonotata
Lep: Elachista albidella, Elachista apicipunctella, Elachista argentella, Elachista canapennella, Elachista gleichenella, Elachista luticomella

Deschampsia cespitosa (Tufted Hair-grass):

Dip: Agromyza lucida, Cerodontha imbuta, Cerodontha pygmaea
Lep: Elachista adscitella, Elachista albifrontella, Elachista bisulcella, Elachista cinereopunctella, Elachista humilis, Elachista obliquella, Elachista stabilella

Deschampsia flexuosa (Wavy Hair-grass):

Dip: Liriomyza richteri


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