Liriomyza congesta - Liriomyza congesta

Description

The larvae of the fly Liriomyza congesta mine the leaves of various Leguminosae such as Peas, Medicks Lucernes and Vetches. The mine is an upper surface mine, with the frass in a green strips. The larva is yellow.

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Habitat

Wherever the host plants occur.

When to see it

When the host plants are in leaf.

UK Status

Status in Britain is difficult to determine due to lack of records.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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