The leaf and stem mines of British flies and other insects

(Coleoptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera and Lepidoptera)

by Brian Pitkin, Willem Ellis, Colin Plant and Rob Edmunds


FUSCHIA. Fuschias. [Onagraceae]

Fuschia megallanica is recorded in Britain and Fuschias are often grown in gardens.

No British miners are recorded on Fuschia.

Elsewhere the polyphagous agromyzid Liriomyza trifolii is recorded mining Fuschia. See also Liriomyza species in Glasshouses and/or Quarantine Interceptions.

Fuschia - Fuschia Image: © Brian Pitkin
Fuschia sp.

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