Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Chloropidae, Chloropinae: Merochlorops sp. (Philippines)

Posted by von Tschirnhaus on 27-08-2019 18:39
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Chloropidae, Chloropinae: Merochlorops spec.: Several species in the Oriental Region (partly still undescribed) are pestilentious, attacking cardamom (Amomum subulatum). Different from similarly coloured Neoloxotaenia spp. they have short rounded third antennal segments.