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Nemorimyza maculosa
(chrysanthemum leaf miner)

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Nemorimyza maculosa (chrysanthemum leaf miner)

Summary

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  • 11 October 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Nemorimyza maculosa
  • Preferred Common Name
  • chrysanthemum leaf miner
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Nemorimyza maculosa (Malloch, 1913)

Preferred Common Name

  • chrysanthemum leaf miner

Other Scientific Names

  • Agromyza guaranitica Brethés, 1920
  • Agromyza maculosa Malloch, 1913
  • Amauromyza (Annimyzella) maculosa Spencer, 1981
  • Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch)
  • Dizygomyza (Amauromyza) maculosa Hendel, 1931
  • Dizygomyza maculosa Blanchard, 1938
  • Phytobia (Amauromyza) maculosa Frick, 1952
  • Phytobia maculosa

International Common Names

  • English: burdock leaf miner

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Amerikanischer Blattminier; Minierer, Amerikanischer Blatt-
  • USA/Hawaii: blotch leaf miner

EPPO code

  • AMAZMA (Nemorimyza maculosa)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Diptera
  •                         Family: Agromyzidae
  •                             Genus: Nemorimyza
  •                                 Species: Nemorimyza maculosa

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

North America

BermudaPresentMalloch, 1913; Spencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
CanadaPresentCABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-OntarioPresentSpencer, 1981; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
USARestricted distributionCABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-CaliforniaPresentSpencer, 1981; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-ConnecticutPresentCABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-FloridaPresentSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-GeorgiaPresentMalloch, 1913
-HawaiiPresentSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-IndianaPresentMalloch, 1913
-KentuckyPresentMalloch, 1913
-MassachusettsPresent
-New YorkPresentMalloch, 1913; Spencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-WashingtonPresent
-WisconsinPresent, few occurrencesSpencer, 1973

Central America and Caribbean

Antigua and BarbudaPresent, few occurrences
BahamasRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
BarbadosRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
Cayman IslandsRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
Costa RicaWidespreadSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
CubaRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
Dominican RepublicPresent1988Martinez et al., 1993; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
Greater AntillesPresentEtienne and Martinez, 2003
GuadeloupePresentSpencer et al., 1992; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
JamaicaPresentMalloch, 1913; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
MartiniquePresentSpencer et al., 1992; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
Saint Kitts and NevisPresentEtienne and Martinez, 2003
Trinidad and TobagoPresent, few occurrencesSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014

South America

ArgentinaRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
BoliviaPresentCABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
BrazilAbsent, unreliable recordSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-PernambucoPresent, few occurrences
-Rio de JaneiroPresent
-Sao PauloPresent
ChileRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
-Easter IslandPresentCABI and EPPO, 1999
ColombiaPresentSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
French GuianaPresentEPPO, 2014
GuyanaPresentCABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
PeruRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
UruguayPresent, few occurrencesCABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014
VenezuelaRestricted distributionSpencer, 1973; CABI and EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014

Europe

NetherlandsAbsent, confirmed by surveyEPPO, 2014
UKAbsent, reported but not confirmedCABI and EPPO, 1999

Growth Stages

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Leaves / frass visible
Leaves / internal feeding
Leaves / necrotic areas
Leaves / yellowed or dead
Whole plant / dwarfing
Whole plant / frass visible
Whole plant / internal feeding

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Chrysocharis Parasite Larvae
Chrysocharis vonones Parasite Larvae Hawaii Lactuca sativa
Closterocerus Parasite Larvae
Diaulinopsis callichroma Parasite Larvae
Neochrysocharis formosa Parasite Larvae
Opius sp. Parasite Larvae
Opius sp. nr. oscinidus Parasite Larvae Hawaii Lactuca sativa

Pathway Vectors

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VectorNotesLong DistanceLocalReferences
Clothing, footwear and possessionsCut flowers. Yes
Containers and packaging - woodDebris from cut flowers. Yes

Plant Trade

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Plant parts liable to carry the pest in trade/transportPest stagesBorne internallyBorne externallyVisibility of pest or symptoms
Growing medium accompanying plants pupae
Leaves eggs; larvae; pupae Yes Pest or symptoms usually visible to the naked eye
Plant parts not known to carry the pest in trade/transport
Bark
Bulbs/Tubers/Corms/Rhizomes
Flowers/Inflorescences/Cones/Calyx
Fruits (inc. pods)
Roots
Seedlings/Micropropagated plants
Stems (above ground)/Shoots/Trunks/Branches
True seeds (inc. grain)
Wood

References

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CABI/EPPO, 1998. Distribution maps of quarantine pests for Europe (edited by Smith IM, Charles LMF). Wallingford, UK: CAB International, xviii + 768 pp.

CABI; EPPO, 1999. Nemorimyza maculosa. [Distribution map]. Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, June. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, Map 593.

Davis CJ; Krauss NLH, 1962. Recent Introductions for Biological Control in Hawaii - Vll. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society, 18(1):125-129.

EPPO, 1990. Specific quarantine requirements. EPPO Technical Documents, No. 1008. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization.

EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Etienne J; Martinez M, 2003. The Agromyzidae of the Island of Saint-Christopher (Saint-Kitts) in the Antilles (Diptera). (Les Agromyzidae de l'île de Saint-Christopher (Saint-Kitts) aux Antilles (Diptera).) Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France, 108(1):89-95.

European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization, 1984. EPPO data sheets on quarantine organisms. (Fiches informatives OEPP sur les organismes de quarantaine.) EPPO Bulletin, 14(1). 78 pp.

Frick KE, 1952. A generic revision of the family AGROMYZIDAE (DIPTERA) with a catalogue of New World species. University of California Publications in Entomology, 8(8):339-452.

Hardy DE, 1958. Notes and exhibitions. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society, 16:323.

Harris HM; Tate HD, 1933. A leafminer attacking the cultivated onion. Journal of Economic Entomology, 26:515-516.

Hendel F, 1920. Die PalSarktischen Agromyziden (Prodomus einer Monographie). Archiv fnr Naturgeschichte, 1918 84A(7):109-174.

Hendel F, 1931. In: Lindner, ed. Agromyzidae. Die Fleigen palSarktischen. Reg. 59:1-570.

Leibee GL, 1982. Development of Liriomyza trifolii on celery. In: Proceedings of IFAS (Institute of Food & Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida) Industry Conference on Biology and Control of Liriomyza leafminers, Lake Bu_na Vista, Florida, USA, 35-41.

Malloch JR, 1913. A Revision of the species in Agromyza FallTn, and Cerodontha Rondani. (DIPTERA). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 6(3):269-240.

Martinez M; Etienne J; Abud-Antun A; Reyes M, 1993. Les Agromyzidae de la RTpublique Dominicaine (Diptera). Bulletin de la SociTtT Entomologique de France, 98(2):165-179.

McGregor EA, 1914. The serpentine leafminer on cotton. Journal of Economic Entomology, 7:227-454.

Musgrave CA; Poe SL; Weems HV Jr, 1975. The vegetable leafminer, Liriomyza sativae Blanchard (Diptera: Agromyzidae), in Florida. Entomology Circular, Division of Plant Industry, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, No. 162:4 pp.

Nowakowski JT, 1962. Introduction to a Systematic Revision of the Family Agromyzidae (Diptera) with some remarks on Host Plant Selection by these flies. Annales. Zoologici., 20:1-183.

Oatman ER; Michelbacher AE, 1958. The melon leaf miner, Liriomyza pictella (Thompson) (Diptera: Agromyzidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 51:557-566.

Ota AK; Nishida T, 1966. A Biological Study of Phytobia (Amauromyza) maculosa (Diptera: Agromyzidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 59(5):902-911.

Parrella MP; Keil CB; Morse JG, 1984. Insecticide resistance in Liriomyza trifolii. California Agriculture, 38(1/2):22-23.

Sanabria de ArTvalo I, 1994. Insectos minadores (Diptera: Agromyzidae) de la Sabana de Bogotß (Cundinamarca, Colombia). Revista Columbiana de Entomologia. Sociedad Columbiana de Entomologia. Bogota.

Sasakawa M, 1983. Agromyzidae. In: Hardy DE, Delfinado MD, eds. Insects of Hawaii, Vol.13. Honolulu, Hawaii: The University Press of Hawaii.

Smith FF; Boswell AL; Wave HE, 1962. New chrysanthemum leaf miner species. Florists' Review, 130:29-30.

Smith IM; McNamara DG; Scott PR; Holderness M, 1997. Quarantine pests for Europe. Second Edition. Data sheets on quarantine pests for the European Union and for the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. Quarantine pests for Europe. Second Edition. Data sheets on quarantine pests for the European Union and for the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization., Ed. 2:vii + 1425 pp.; many ref.

Spencer KA, 1972. Agromyzidae (Diptera) of economic importance. Agromyzidae (Diptera) of economic importance. The Hague, The, Dr. W. Junk B.V. Netherlands, xi + 418 pp.

Spencer KA, 1981. A revisionary study of the leaf-mining flies (Agromyzidae) of California. A revisionary study of the leaf-mining flies (Agromyzidae) of California. Division of Agricultural Sciences, California University Berkeley, California USA, iv + 489 pp.

Spencer KA, 1990. Host specialization in the world Agromyzidae (Diptera). Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 444 pp.

Spencer KA; Martinez M; Etienne J, 1992. The Agromyzidae (Diptera) of Guadeloupe. Annales de la Societe Entomologique de France, 28(3):251-302.

Stegmaier CE Jr, 1967. Some new host plant records and parasites of Phytobia (Amauromyza) maculosa in Florida (Diptera: Agromyzidae). Florida Entomologist, 50(2):99-101.

Webb RE; Smith FF, 1970. Survival of eggs of Liriomyza munda in chrysanthemums during cold storage. Journal of Economic Entomology, 63:1359-1361.

Weigel CA, 1923. Insect enemies of chrysanthemums. US Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletin No. 1306.

Weigel CA; Sasser ER, 1923. Insects injurious to ornamental greenhouse plants. US Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletin No. 1362.

Wene GF, 1955. Effect of some organic insecticides on the population levels of the serpentine leaf miner and its parasites. Journal of Economic Entomology, 48:596-7.

Zlobin ZZ, 1996. The genus Amauromyza Hendel (Diptera, Agromyzidae): a clarification of species of the subgenus Annimyzella Spencer. International Journal of Dipterological Research. Latvian Museum of Nature. RIGA.

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