Collecting Parasites of the Sugarcane Borer1 in South America
Author: JAYNES, H. A.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 25, Number 1, February 1932 , pp. 64-68(5)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:In collecting and rearing parasites of the sugarcane borer (Diatraea saccharalis Fab.) in the Argentine and Peru, several species were found, but large shipments were made of two species only. Over 637,000 puparia of the dexiid fly, Paratheresia clariPalpis V. d. W., and 63,000 females of the wasp, IPobracon. rimac Wolcott, were shipped during three seasons.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: February 1, 1932
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