Tachinidae


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Noun1.Tachinidae - parasites on other insectsTachinidae - parasites on other insects    
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Diptera, order Diptera - a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies
tachina fly - bristly fly whose larvae live parasitically in caterpillars and other insects; important in control of noxious insects
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THREE NEW SPECIES OF PROPARACHAETA TOWNSEND, 1928 (DIPTERA: TACHINIDAE) FROM BRAZIL AND PERU, AND REDESCRIPTION OF THE TYPE SPECIES FROM PARAGUAY
Brachymeria koehleri (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae) as a hyperparasitoid of Lespesia melloi (Diptera: Tachinidae) pupae in Thagona tibialis (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) caterpillars in Brazil.
First report of Gymnoclytia (Diptera: Tachinidae) endoparasitoid of Euschistus heros (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Paraguay
1 A), was identified in 7,00% of the caterpillars; Archytas marmoratus (Townsend, 1915) and Archyrtas incertus (Macquart, 1851) (Diptera: Tachinidae) (Figure.1B), were detected in 34.52% of the larvae.
Ademas de la familia Tachinidae (Garcia et al., 2013) y Eulophidae (Figura 3), estos se desarrollan desde huevo, larva, pupa (Figura 4) y adulto predominantes en cultivos de maiz (Garcia-Gutierrez et al., 2012).
Molecular identification of a parasitic fly (Diptera: Tachinidae) from the introduced Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in Brazil.
Varios metodos de control son utilizados para minimizar las perdidas ocasionadas por accion de la plaga, como el control cultural, por medio de la rotacion de cultivos y de la siembra de variedades resistentes; ademas de estos, el control biologico con los parasitoides Trichogramma exiguum (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae), Cotesia flavipes (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), Billaea claripalpis y lydella minense (Diptera: Tachinidae), con la bacteria Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt), o con hongos entomopatogenos como Metarhizium anisopliae y Beauveria bassiana (ALVES et al., 1985; LECUONA et al., 1996; WENZEL et al., 2006; OLIVEIRA et al., 2008a, b; ZAPPELINI et al., 2010; GUO et al., 2012; SVEDESE et al., 2013; ZHANG et al., 2013).
DNA barcodes affirm that 16 species of apparently generalist tropical parasitoid flies (Diptera, Tachinidae) are not all generalists.
As part of the California BMSB monitoring program, traps baited with commercially available BMSB aggregation pheromone during 2014 and 2015 also captured two specialized resident stink bug natural enemies: Euclytia flava (Townsend) (Diptera: Tachinidae), a fly that parasitizes motile stink bug life stages, and Astata spp.
New associations between Phasiinae (Diptera: Tachinidae) and Pentatomidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) phytophagous insects in the rolling pampa (Argentina) and description of Dallasimyia bosqi Blanchard masculinidad
Parasitism of monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) by Lespesia archippivora (Diptera: Tachinidae).