Canadian Forest Service Publications

A new parasitoid (Diptera: Tachinidae) of Acanthosinus princeps (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in North America. 2000. Allison, J.D.; McIntosh, R.L.; Borden, J.H.; Humble, L.M. Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia 97: 3-5.

Year: 2000

Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 18017

Language: English

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An undescribed species of Billaea Robineau-Desvoidy was reared from field-collected larvae of Acanthocinus princeps (Walker) maintained on artificial diet in the laboratory. Billaea is a novel larval parasitoid for A. princeps with natural parasitism levels of ca. 28%.