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Phytomyza obscurella (Fallén, 1823)
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Food Plant: Aegopodium and A. podagraria (Ground Elder)

Mine: January, May-November.

Notes: Mine irregularly linear, whitish green normally adjoining margin of leaf, when old brownish. Puparium shining black; posterior spiracles each with 24-28 bulbs.

Image:© Brian Pitkin

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