Tachinaephagus Ashmead 1904,

Zuparko, Robert L., 2015, Annotated Checklist of California Encyrtidae (Hymenoptera), Zootaxa 4017 (1), pp. 1-126: 52

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4017.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:BBFC3D93-6A7E-4862-84EF-021ADE2F4B3A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03CC87E4-FFB7-4368-FF02-C4BF8D31FBA2

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Tachinaephagus Ashmead 1904
status

 

Tachinaephagus Ashmead 1904 

Hosts. Diptera  : Calliphoridae  , Fanniidae  , Muscidae  , Sarcophagidae  , Stratiomyiidae, Ulidiidae 

zealandicus Ashmead 1904: 304 

Type. USNM

Distribution. E (Alameda, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Los Angeles, Marin, Orange, Placer, Riverside, Sacramento, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz)

Host/habitat. Bercaea cruentata  , Calliphora augur  , Calliphora quadrimaculata  , Calliphora stygia  , Calliphora vicina  , Chrysomya cloropyga  , Chrysomya megacephala  , Chrysomya rufifacies  , Chrysomya varipes  , Chrysomya  sp., Fannia canicularis  , Haematobia exigua  , Oxysarcodexia varia  , Phaenicia sericata  , Lucilia cuprina  , Lucilia  sp., Microchrysa  sp., Musca domestica  , Musca sorbens  , Musca  sp., Muscina stabulans  , Muscina  sp., Protocalliphora  sp., Sarcophaga aurifrons  , Sarcophaga impatiens  , Sarcophaga  sp., Stomoxys calcitrans  , Tritoxa flexa 

Remarks. This species was imported from Australia in a biological control program against several species, including Phaenicia sericata  , Musca domestica  , Stomoxys calcitrans  and Fannia canicularis  in the 1960 s ( Legner 1978). Bercaea haemorroidalis  , noted as a host in Noyes (2001), is a junior synonym of B. cruentata  .

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Encyrtidae

Loc

Tachinaephagus Ashmead 1904

Zuparko, Robert L. 2015
2015
Loc

zealandicus

Ashmead 1904: 304
1904