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A new species of Anastrepha (Diptera: Tephritidae) from Euphorbia tehuacana (Euphorbiaceae) in Mexico

Author:
NORRBOM, ALLEN L., CASTILLO-MEZA, ANA LUCÍA, GARCÍA-CHÁVEZ, JUAN HÉCTOR, ALUJA, MARTÍN, RULL, JUAN
Source:
Zootaxa 2014 v.3780 no.3 pp. 567-576
ISSN:
1175-5334
Subject:
Anastrepha, Euphorbia, new species, rearing, Mexico
Abstract:
Anastrepha tehuacana, a new species of Tephritidae (Diptera) from Tehuacán, Puebla, Mexico reared from seeds of Euphorbia tehuacana (Brandegee) V.W. Steinm. (Euphorbiaceae), is described and illustrated. Its probable relationship to A. relicta Hernández-Ortiz is discussed.
Agid:
61120
Handle:
10113/61120