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Subfamily Phytomyzinae

Leaf mine - Calycomyza flavinotum White Vervain Leaf Mine ID Request - Calycomyza verbenae Unid Leafminer Dpsp2 - Phytomyza penstemonis Leigh Farm Park Durham leaf miner on Scutellaria integrifolia LFP31 2016 3 - Calycomyza novascotiensis St. Andrews leaf miner on Conyza canadensis SA851 2017 3 - Calycomyza humeralis Leafminer, thistle - Phytomyza Leigh Farm Park leaf miner on Chrysopsis marina D517 2017 4 - Calycomyza new-species-on-chrysopsis Lake Crabtree leaf miner on Thermopsis villosa D963 2018 5
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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
All species formerly placed in Chromatomyia are now Phytomyza species, per Winkler et al. (2009).
Identification
Adults: Subcosta runs parallel to R1 and reaches the costa independently. Larvae: The cephalopharyngeal skeleton has only one upper arm. (1)
Print References
Winkler, Isaac S., Sonja J. Scheffer, and Charles Mitter. 2009. Molecular phylogeny and systematics of leaf-mining flies (Diptera: Agromyzidae): delimitation of Phytomyza Fallen sensu lato and included species groups, with new insights on morphological and host-use evolution. Systematic Entomology 34:260–292 (PDF)
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.