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Species Phytomyza aesculi

Leaf mines on buckeye tree leaves - Phytomyza aesculi Leaf mines on buckeye tree leaves - Phytomyza aesculi Leaf mine on Buckeye - Phytomyza aesculi Pennys Bend Leaf miner on Aesculus sylvatica PB3 2016 2 - Phytomyza aesculi Pennys Bend Leaf miner on Aesculus sylvatica PB3 2016 3 - Phytomyza aesculi Pennys Bend Leaf miner on Aesculus sylvatica PB3 2016 4 - Phytomyza aesculi Leaf Miner Fly Pupa - Phytomyza aesculi Herbarium specimen Chesterfield Co SC leaf miner on Aesculus sylvatica Agromyzid 1986 6 - Phytomyza aesculi
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 Phytomyza
Species aesculi (Phytomyza aesculi)
Explanation of Names
Authors: Eiseman & Lonsdale, 2018 (1)
Range
Specimens only known from OH; leaf mines have also been found in ON, IA, KS, NC, SC, and VA.
Season
Adults and larvae present only in spring.
Food
Larvae mine leaves of buckeyes (Aesculus spp.)