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Tachinid ex tortricid witch hazel leafroller - Actia diffidens

Tachinid ex tortricid witch hazel leafroller - Actia diffidens
Pelham, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
August 3, 2013
Size: 3.7 mm

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Moved
Moved from Actia.

The pupa matches the description in O'Hara (1991).

 
Actia diffidens
James O'Hara examined the adult and confirmed this ID.

Moved
Moved from Siphonini.

Moved
Moved from Tachinidae.

Actia?
I think Actia (Siphonini with short mouthparts, A1 not reaching wing margin, lower katepisternal bristle small, R4+5 setose beyond crossvein, anepisternum with two dorsal bristles). Hosts include Tortricidae. They aren't very picky eaters.

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