A new host record for Exorista xanthaspis (Wiedemann, 1830) (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Turkey

  • Halil Bolu
  • Turgut Atay
  • Kenan Kara
  • Hakan Çelilk

Abstract

Exorista xanthaspis (Wiedemann, 1830) (Diptera: Tachinidae) specimens were reared from the larvae of Utetheisa pulchella (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Erebidae) in Batman province. U. pulchella was recorded for the first time as host of this parasitoid. Description and some additional information about reared species is also provided.

Published
2019-11-22
How to Cite
Bolu, H., Atay, T., Kara, K., & Çelilk, H. (2019). A new host record for Exorista xanthaspis (Wiedemann, 1830) (Diptera: Tachinidae) from Turkey. Journal of the Entomological Research Society, 21(3), 373-378. Retrieved from http://www.entomol.org/journal/index.php/JERS/article/view/1664
Section
Journal of the Entomological Research Society