Shaw, Mark R (Research Associate) (2015) A rearing record of Homolobus (Phylacter) meridionalis van Achterberg (Hymenoptera: Braconidae, Homolobinae) in the south of France. Entomologist's Gazette: a journal of Palaearctic entomology, 66 (3). pp. 245-247. ISSN 0013-8894Full text not available from this repository.
Homolobus (Phylacter) meridionalis is recorded parasitizing the noctuid Dryobota labecula (Esper, 1788) feeding in spring on Quercus in southern France. The adult parasitoid emerged in the autumn; evidence is presented to suggest that it is a bivoltine species, likely to parasitize low-feeding noctuids in its overwintering generation. Notes to separate the parasitoid from the closely related H. (P.) annulicornis are given.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Dryobota labecula, Quercus, morphology, phenology, Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Homolobinae, Homolobus (Phylacter) meridionalis.|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > DC France
Q Science > QL Zoology
|Theme:||Understanding the natural world|
|Depositing User:||Ross Anderson|
|Date Deposited:||14 Jan 2016 14:28|
|Last Modified:||11 Aug 2016 08:27|
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