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Liriomyza pascuum (Meigen, 1838)
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forms a blotch mine


Food Plant: Euphorbia spp. (Spurges)

Mine: late Spring, late Summer

Notes: Forms an upper surface blotch mine (as shown). The mine can contain several larvae.

Pupa: outside the mine

Data: 15.vii.2005, Southam, Gloucestershire, VC 33

Image:© Robert Homan

Recording Grade: 3

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