A new species of Cossidophaga Baranov from Indonesia (Diptera: Tachinidae), a parasitoid of the carpenter moth, Polyphagozerra coffeae (Nietner) (Lepidoptera: Cossidae)

Takuji Tachi, Hiroshi Shima, Wagner de Souza Tavares, Marthin Tarigan

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Abstract

The carpenter moth Polyphagozerra coffeae (Nietner) (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) is an important pest of commercial plantations of Eucalyptus pellita F. Muell. and the hybrid E. pellita × Eucalyptus grandis W. Hill. ex Maiden (Myrtaceae) in Riau, Indonesia. This study describes a new species of tachinid fly, Cossidophaga coffeaesp. nov., record its host, P. coffeae, and redescribe the type species of C. atkinsoni (Aubertin). urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:13CC511E-9B01-4E44-9BAD-98FAA92DC205.

Original languageEnglish
JournalOriental Insects
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Publication statusAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2020

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  • Insect Science

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