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Plants: Chenopodiaceae
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This list has been taken from the 'Hosts of British Leaf-mining insect fauna' (© Brian Pitkin and Colin Plant) and is a precursor to AIDGAP keys to Leaf Miners. Please credit the authors when quoting from this list and email any additions, corrections or comments to Colin Plant.


Chenopodium species (goosefoot):

Dip: Amauromyza chenopodivora, Botanophila depressa, Chromatomyia horticola, Delia echinata, Pegomya hyoscami, Pegomya interruptella
Lep: Chrysoesthia druella, Chrysoesthia sexgutella, Scrobipalpa atriplicella, Scrobipalpa nitentella, Scrobipalpa obsoletella

Chenopodium hybridum (goosefoot):

Dip: Pegomya conformis

Chenopodium polyspermum (Many-seeded Goosefoot):

Dip: Pegomya hyoscyami

Chenopodium urbicum (goosefoot):

Dip: Pegomya conformis


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