Phytomyza species is reported as new to Lanarkshire Diptera list

On 16 November 2023, Dean Stables spotted the larval mines of Phytomyza chaerophylli Kaltenbach, 1856 on Cow Parsley (Anthriscus) at Firhill Basin, Firhill, Glasgow, Lanarkshire VC77.

Dean’s record is the first for the vice county. Many thanks to Dean for submitting his record.

2 January 2024