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


TETRAGONIA. New Zealand Spinach. [Aizoaceae]

Two species of Tetragonia are recorded in Britain. Both are introduced and include New Zealand Spinach (T. tetragonioides).

No British miners are recorded on Tetragonia.

Elsewhere the polyphagous agromyzid, Liriomyza huidobrensis, is recorded on Tetragonia. See also Liriomyza species in Glasshouses and/or Quarantine Interceptions.

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