A new species of Apocephalus (Diptera: Phoridae) that parasitises Atta texana (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Texas

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1980
Authors:R. H. L. Disney
Journal:Zeitschrift fuer Angewandte Zoologie
ISBN Number:0044-2291
Accession Number:ZOOREC:ZOOR11700028591

A new species, A. wallerae sp. nov. is described from females caught attacking workers of the leaf-cutting ant A. texana in Texas. It is related to the Nearctic A. paulus Borg. and A. aridus Malloch, and to the Neotropical A. piliventris Borg.

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