Liriomyza leaf miner is added to the Cheshire Diptera list

On 4 July 2024, Chris Hynes found the leaf mines of Liriomyza valerianae Hendel, 1932 on Common Valerian at Northwich, Cheshire VC58. This is the first record for the vice county.

Many thanks to Chris for getting in touch with the scheme.

4 July 2024