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Strongygaster triangulifera (Diptera: Tachinidae) as a parasitoid of adults of the invasive Megacopta cribraria (Heteroptera: Plataspidae) in Alabama

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Abstract:
Strongygaster triangulifera (Loew) (Diptera:Tachinidae) is reported for the first time as a parasitoid of Megacopta cribraria (Fabricius) (Heteroptera: Plataspidae), the kudzu bug, an introduced pest of soybeans and other legume crops in the southeastern U.S.
Author(s):
Julian R. Golec , Xing P Hu , Charles E. Ray , Norman Woodley
Subject(s):
Megacopta cribraria , Tachinidae , adults , introduced species , invasive species , parasitoids , soybeans , Alabama
Source:
Journal of Entomological Science 2013 v.48
Language:
English
Year:
2013
Collection:
Journal Articles, USDA Authors, Peer-Reviewed
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