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Species Calycomyza malvae

Hollyhock leaf mine 2 - Calycomyza malvae leaf mines on Abutilon theophrasti (velvetleaf)  - Calycomyza malvae leaf mines on Abutilon theophrasti (velvetleaf)  - Calycomyza malvae leaf mine in buttonweed - Calycomyza malvae St. Andrews leaf miner on Sida rhombifolia SA153 2015 2 - Calycomyza malvae Agromyzidae on Velvetleaf, larva in mine - Calycomyza malvae Agromyzidae on Velvetleaf - Calycomyza malvae St. Andrews leaf miner on Sida rhombifolia SA413 2016 2 - Calycomyza malvae
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Agromyzidae (Leaf Miner Flies)
Subfamily Phytomyzinae
Genus Calycomyza
Species malvae (Calycomyza malvae)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oscinis malvae Burgess, 1880
Calycomyza althaeae Spencer, 1969
Explanation of Names
From the host plant genus Malva (mallow)
Remarks
Larvae mine leaves of Malveae (mallows) and some legumes, starting on the bottom side and moving to the top.