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Chlorops pumilionis (Gout fly)

Synonyms: Chlorops annulipes; Chlorops lineolus; Chlorops taeniopa; Musca lineata; Musca nasuta; Musca pumilionis; Musca saltatrix; Musca umbelliferarum

Wikipedia Abstract

Chlorops pumilionis is a species of pest fly from the family Chloropidae. It is also known as the chloropid gout fly or barley gout fly. It is an oligophagous pest of cereal crops.
View Wikipedia Record: Chlorops pumilionis

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Birklands and Bilhaugh 672 England, United Kingdom  
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Stodmarsh 1395 England, United Kingdom

Prey / Diet

Elymus repens (quackgrass)[1]
Secale cereale (common rye)[1]
Triticum aestivum (common wheat)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)1
Apamea anceps (Large Nutmeg)2
Apamea monoglypha (Dark Arches)1
Apamea remissa (Dusky Brocade)1
Apamea scolopacina (Slender Brindle)1
Apamea sordens2
Apamea unanimis (Small Clouded Brindle)1
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)1
Bibio ferruginatus1
Bibio johannis1
Camarota curvipennis3
Capsus ater1
Cerodontha calosoma1
Cerodontha denticornis2
Cerodontha flavocingulata1
Cerodontha incisa2
Cerodontha muscina1
Cerodontha pygmaea1
Delia coarctata3
Delia florilega (bean seed maggot)2
Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)2
Dicraeus fennicus1
Eremobia ochroleuca (Dusky Sallow)1
Euthrix potatoria (Drinker Moth)1
Euxoa tritici1
Geomyza tripunctata1
Hipparchia semele (Grayling)1
Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)1
Leptopterna dolabrata (meadow plant bug)3
Luperina testacea (Flounced Rustic)2
Lygus rugulipennis1
Maniola jurtina (Meadow Brown Butterfly)1
Melanargia galathea (Marbled White)1
Meromyza saltatrix (Wheat Stem Maggot Fly)2
Mesapamea secalis (Common Rustic)2
Mesoligia literosa2
Muellerianella fairmairei2
Noctua orbona (Lunar Yellow Underwing)1
Oligia strigilis (Marbled Minor)1
Opomyza florum (Wheat fly)2
Opomyza germinationis1
Oscinella frit (fruit fly)2
Oscinella pusilla2
Pararge aegeria (Speckled Wood Butterfly)1
Phorbia fumigata1
Pseudonapomyza atra2
Pyronia tithonus (Gatekeeper)1
Thymelicus lineola (European skipper)1


Europe: Russia: Asia: Iran, Israel, Mongolia;



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1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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