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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.


Elymus species(Couch grass):

Dip: Cerodontha calosoma, Cerodontha denticornis, Cerodontha flavocingulata, Cerodontha hammi, Cerodontha incisa, Cerodontha lateralis, Cerodontha muscina, Cerodontha superciliosa, Chromatomyia nigra

Recorded Elsewhere (Agromyzidae Recording Scheme):

Dip: Agromyza nigrociliata, Liriomyza flaveola, Pseudonapomyza atra
Lep: Coleophora lixella, Elachista adscitella, Elachista albifrontella, Elachista apicipunctella, Elachista argentella, Elachista littoricola, Elachista maculicerusella

Elymus caninum (Bearded Couch grass):

Agromyza mobilis

Elymus repens(CommonCouch grass):

Dip: Cerodontha zuskai

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