MICHAEL W. TWEEDIE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MICHAEL W. TWEEDIE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Leaf miner damage. Leaf of an Aquilegia sp. plant damaged by the larvae of an agromyzis leaf-miner fly (Phytomyza minuscula). Leaf miners are insect larvae that live within leaf tissue. They can be the larvae of many different insect species, including moths (family Lepidoptera), flies (family Diptera) and some wasps and beetles. Many cause damage to garden plants and crops.
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