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Nags Head woods site 2 goatman leaf miner on Hieracium D3588 2022 1 - Calycomyza novascotiensis

Nags Head woods site 2 goatman leaf miner on Hieracium D3588 2022 1 - Calycomyza novascotiensis
near Nag's Head Woods, Dare County, North Carolina, USA
May 25, 2022

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Moved
Moved from Unidentified Leaf Mines.

Adult male emerged.
Any idea what species of Hieracium? Do you think it was one of the European (Pilosella) species?

 
I don't think any of the Pilo
Great news! I don't think any of the Pilosella species are on the coastal plain where I found this. H. gronovii seems most likely, but H. marianum could also be possible. I will likely never find out...