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Subfamily Agromyzinae

Leaf Miner Fly - Ophiomyia Leaf mine - Agromyza Agromyza aristata St. Andrews leaf miner on Dichanthelium scoparium SA358 2016 3 - Agromyza pudica C & C leaf miner on Pyrrhopappus carolinianus D537 2017 2 - Ophiomyia Leigh Farm park leaf miner on Symphyotrichum patens D914 2018 1 - Ophiomyia asterovora-like Sanibel Island leaf miner on Vigna luteola D1311 2018 11 - Japanagromyza St. Andrews leaf miner on Celtis laevigata SA1970 2021 2.1 - Agromyza aristata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Family Agromyzidae (Leaf Miner Flies)
Subfamily Agromyzinae
Adults: Subcosta terminates in R1. Larvae: The cephalopharyngeal skeleton has two upper arms. (1)
Works Cited
1.Manual of the Agromyzidae (Diptera) of the United States - Agriculture Handbook Number 638
Kenneth A. Spencer and George C. Steyskal. 1986. United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service.