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


PELARGONIUM. Geraniums. [Geraniaceae]

Three species and one hybrid of Pelargonium are recorded in Britain. All are introduced.

No British miners are recorded on Pelargonium.

Elsewhere the agromyzid Liriomyza huidobrensis is recorded mining Pelargonium. See also Liriomyza species in Glasshouses and/or Quarantine Interceptions.

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