Pegomya bicolor (Wiedemann 1817) (Family Anthomyiidae)


Male

Female

Larval Mine in Rumex obtusifolius

Length: 6-8mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? (Earliest: 1.6) (12-15 Days) March - October
(Earliest: 4.5)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous Leaf Miner)

Several Polygonaceae
Food:
(Adult)

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen
Possible Parasitoids:
(Larva)

Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Several Figitidae Larvae

Leaf and Stem Mines of British Flies: Pegomya bicolor
De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Pegomya bicolor


Pictures © 2003, 2008, 2010, 2012 J.K. Lindsey

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