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Cabbage leafminer (377) Print Fact Sheet


Common Name

Cabbage leafminer, Serpentine leafminer (the same common name is given to other leafminers (see Fact Sheets nos. 110, 259, 262 & 377)

Scientific Name

Liriomyza brassicae

AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information from CABI (2018) Liriomyza brassicae (sepentine leafminer). Crop Protection Compendium. (; and from Martin NA (2017) Cabbage leafminer - Liriomyza brassicae. Internesting Insects & other Invertebrates, Plant & Food Research. ( Photos 1&2 P Ridland. Polyphagous Agromyzid Leafminers. ( Photos 3&4 Ella Pirtle, cesar, 293, Royal Parade, Parkville, Victoria, Australia. Photos 6&7 Peter Ridland. University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project HORT/2016/185: Responding to emerging pest and disease threats to horticulture in the Pacific islands, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.

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