The ant host (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and hitherto unknown female of Menozziola obscuripes (Diptera: Phoridae)

J. Gadau, R. H.L. Disney

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Abstract

Menozziola obscuripes is reported parasitizing founding queens of the European carpenter ant Camponotus ligniperdus. The hitherto undescribed female of the fly is characterised. A new key to European Menozziola is provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)177-181
Number of pages5
JournalSociobiology
Volume28
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Insect Science

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