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



MALACHIUM. [Caryophyllaceae]

Malachium is not recorded in Britain.

Elsewhere one, British Diptera miner, Ophiomyia melandricaulis, is recorded on Malachium.

A key to the European miners recorded on Stellaria including Malachium is provided in Bladmineerders van Europa.

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