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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.


Elymus species(Couch grass):

Dip: Cerodontha calosoma, Cerodontha denticornis, Cerodontha flavocingulata, Cerodontha hammi, Cerodontha incisa, Cerodontha lateralis, Cerodontha muscina, Cerodontha superciliosa, Chromatomyia nigra

Recorded Elsewhere (Agromyzidae Recording Scheme):

Dip: Agromyza nigrociliata, Liriomyza flaveola, Pseudonapomyza atra
Lep: Coleophora lixella, Elachista adscitella, Elachista albifrontella, Elachista apicipunctella, Elachista argentella, Elachista littoricola, Elachista maculicerusella

Elymus caninum (Bearded Couch grass):

Agromyza mobilis

Elymus repens(CommonCouch grass):

Dip: Cerodontha zuskai

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