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Plants: Cyperaceae
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This list was complied from primary sources such as the Hosts of the British leaf-mining insect fauna by Pitkin and Plant and the Host plant genera of the British Agromyzidae by Warrington. Other sources include published data and the Leafminers and plant galls of Europe website.
Please notify Colin Plant or Rob Edmunds of any additions, alterations or corrections.

 

Carex species (Sedge):

Dip: Cerodontha angulata, Cerodontha caricicola, Cerodontha eucaricis, Cerodontha mellita, Cerodontha spinata, Cerodontha suturalis, Hydrellia griseola, Metopomyza flavonotata, Metopomyza scutellata, Metopomyza xanthaspis
Lep: Biselachista cinereopunctella, Bischelachista utonella, Elachista alpina, Elachista biatomella, Elachista gleichenella. Elachista humilis, Elachista kilmunella, Elachista serricornis, Elachista stabilella

Recorded Elsewhere (Agromyzidae Recording Scheme):

Dip:Cerodontha morosa, Cerodontha pseuderrans, Cerodontha staryi
Lep: Donacaula forficella, Elachista adscitella, Elachista atricomella, Elachista bisulcella, Elachista obliquella, Elachista subalbidella, Elachista utonella

Carex acuta (Tufted Sedge):

Lep: Biselachista albidella

Carex acutiformis (Lesser Pond Sedge):

Dip: Cerodontha eucaricis, Cerodontha caricicola
Lep: Monochroa arundinetella


Carex flacca (Carnation-grass):

Lep: Biselachista cinereropunctella, Elachista gleichenella

Carex nigra (Common Sedge)

Lep: Biselachista eleochariella

Carex panicea (Carnation Sedge)

Lep: Biselachista eleochariella

Carex pendula (Pendulous Sedge):

Dip: Cerodontha angulata, Cerodontha caricicola

Carex pseudocyperus (Cyperus Sedge):

Dip: Cerodontha eucaricis, Cerodontha caricicola

Carex riparia (Great Pond Sedge):

Lep: Biselachista albidella, Monochroa arundinetella

 

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