The immature stages of Alophora lepidofera (Malloch) (Diptera: Tachinidae) , a native parasite of Lygaeidae (Hemiptera) in Australia
Loudon, BJ.; Attia, FI.
Australian Entomological Magazine 75: 61-67
The immature stages of Alophora lepidofera (Mall.) are described for the first time, and the life-cycle is described in part. The tachinid was reared in Nysius vinitor Bergr., N. clevelandensis Evans and Oxycarenus luctuosus (Montr. & Sign.), which are known hosts in the field in Australia.