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Species Phytoliriomyza melampyga - Jewelweed Leafminer

Jewelweed leaf miner - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Jewelweed leaf miner - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Jewelweed leaf miner - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Mines on Impatiens capensis - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Impatiens host - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Linear leaf mine on Impatiens spp. - Phytoliriomyza melampyga? - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Leaf Miner Fly - Phytoliriomyza melampyga Leaf Mine on Jewelweed - Phytoliriomyza melampyga
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Opomyzoidea
Family Agromyzidae (Leaf Miner Flies)
Subfamily Phytomyzinae
Genus Phytoliriomyza
Species melampyga (Jewelweed Leafminer)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Agromyza/Liriomyza borealis
Range
Widely distributed in Europe. Described in USA. Reported in Canada.
Food
Mines in leaves of jewelweed (Impatiens), particularly Impatiens glandulifera from the Himalayas.