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Phytomyza brunnipes (Brischke, 1881)
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the mines are brown or green

Food Plant: Sanicula europaea (Sanicle)

Mine: late Spring and late Summer

Notes: The brown or green mine is linear and runs alonside the midrib on several segments of a leaf (as shown). It is found in woods.

Pupa: external

Data: 26.vii.2005, Cleeve Hill, Gloucestershire, VC33

Image:© Robert Homan

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