: a genus of agromyzid flies having larvae that are leaf miners and that include several economically important pests of cultivated plants see pea leaf miner

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New Latin, from Greek leirion, lirion, lily + New Latin -myza

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“Liriomyza.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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