BioInfo (UK)

The leaf and stem mines of British flies and other insects: http://www.ukflymines.co.uk

An impressive website to enable identification of stem and leaf-mines, particularly those of flies (Diptera). The site is the work of the leading experts.

Web site http://www.ukflymines.co.uk
Coverage Most of the British species known at the time.

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

CHRYSOMELIDAE Latreille, 1802 (leaf and flea beetles) Identification Current
CURCULIONIDAE Latreille, 1802 (weevils) Identification Current
BUPRESTIDAE Leach, 1815 (jewel beetles) Identification Current
DOLICHOPODIDAE (long-legged flies) Identification Current
PSILIDAE (rust flies) Identification Current
DROSOPHILIDAE (fruit or vinegar flies) Identification Current
EPHYDRIDAE (shore flies) Identification Current
AGROMYZIDAE (leaf-mining flies) Identification Current
TEPHRITIDAE (gall flies, greater fruit flies) Identification Current
ANTHOMYIIDAE (anthomyiid flies) Identification Current
SCATHOPHAGIDAE (dung flies) Identification Current
SCIARIDAE (black fungus gnats) Identification Current
CHIRONOMIDAE (non-biting midges) Identification Current
TENTHREDINIDAE (a family of sawflies) Identification Current
HELIOZELIDAE (lift micro-moths) Identification Current
INCURVARIIDAE (longhorn moths) Identification Current
ERIOCRANIIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
EPERMENIIDAE (lance-wing micro-moths, fringe-tufted moths) Identification Current
ALUCITIDAE (many-plume moths) Identification Current
PYRALIDAE (pyralid moths) Identification Current
PTEROPHORIDAE (plume moths) Identification Current
TORTRICIDAE (tortrix moths) Identification Current
ZYGAENIDAE (burnets and foresters) Identification Current
BATRACHEDRIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
COLEOPHORIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
COSMOPTERIGIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
ELACHISTIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
GELECHIIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
MOMPHIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
OECOPHORIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
BUCCULATRICIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
GRACILLARIIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
ROESLERSTAMMIIDAE (a family of small ermine moths) Identification Current
TINEIDAE (tineid micro-moths) Identification Current
NEPTICULIDAE (pygmy moths, minute eye-cap moths) Identification Current
GLYPHIPTERIGIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
LYONETIIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Identification Current
YPONOMEUTIDAE (small ermine moths) Identification Current
TISCHERIIDAE (carl micro-moths, trumpet leafminers) Identification Current
TRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants) Background Reading Current
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