Description of a new genus and six new species of Tachinidae (Diptera) from asia and New Guinea

@article{Shima2010DescriptionOA,
  title={Description of a new genus and six new species of Tachinidae (Diptera) from asia and New Guinea},
  author={Hiroshi Shima and Ho-Yon Han and Takuji Tachi},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2010},
  volume={2516},
  pages={49-67}
}
Pseudebenia Shima, Han & Tachi, gen. nov., is described for six new species, P. argyrosoma Shima & Tachi, sp. nov. and P. fulvipalpis Shima & Tachi, sp. nov. from Papua New Guinea, P. epilachnae Shima & Han, sp. nov. from South Korea, P. fuscata Shima & Tachi, sp. nov. from Malaysia, P. nepalensis Shima & Tachi, sp. nov. from Nepal and P. trisetosa Shima & Tachi, sp. nov. from China. Pseudebenia epilachnae is a larval parasitoid of the phytophagous ladybird beetle Epilachna quadricollis (Dieke… Expand
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Three very rare species are known only from original descriptions: Nigara gracilis Richter, Peleteriapallida Zimin and Tachina (Tachina) majae (Zimin). Expand