Occurrence of Trissolcus sp. (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) in eggs of Leptoglossus zonatus (Dallas, 1852) (Hemiptera: Coreidae) in maize crops in Itumbiara, State of Goiás, Brazil.

Carlos Henrique Marchiori

Abstract


This note reports the occurrence of the parasitoid Trissolcus sp. (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) parasitizing eggs of Leptoglassus zonatus (Hemiptera: Coreidae) on maize crop (Zea mays L.) in Itumbiara County, State of Goiás, Brazil. Seventy-two eggs of L. zonatus were collected, from which six parasitoids of the genus Trissulcus emerged.

Keywords


Egg parasitoid; Leptoglossus; Maize; Brazil.



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5433/1679-0359.2002v23n2p259

Semina: Ciênc. Agrár.
Londrina - PR
E-ISSN 1679-0359
DOI: 10.5433/1679-0359
E-mail: semina.agrarias@uel.br
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