Hymenopteran pupal parasitoids recovered from house fly and stable fly (Diptera: Muscidae) pupae collected on livestock facilities in Southern and Eastern Hungary

Jerome A. Hogsette, Róbert Farkas, Csaba Thuróczy

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Abstract

This field survey, the second noting the occurrence and diversity of filth fly pupal parasitoid fauna in Hungary, was performed on beef and dairy feedlots and swine facilities in the southern and eastern parts of the country. The filth flies Musca domestica L. and Stomoxys calcitrans (L.) were the two most commonly parasitized hosts. The three species of Spalangia recovered, in decreasing order of abundance, were S. cameroni Perkins, S. nigroaenea Curtis, and S. endius Walker. Pachycrepoideus vindemiae Rondani, Trichomalopsis sp., two apparently undetermined Diapriidae spp. and one apparently undetermined Brachycera sp. are believed to be new country records.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)107-111
Number of pages5
JournalEnvironmental Entomology
Volume30
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2001

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Keywords

  • Diapriidae spp.
  • Musca domestica
  • Pachycrepoideus vindemiae
  • Spalangia spp.
  • Stomoxys calcitrans
  • Trichomalopsis sp.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Ecology
  • Insect Science

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