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Type: Article
Published: 2017-11-29
Page range: 385–392
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A new species of Macrosaccus (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae) from Arizona, USA

276 Old Wendell Rd., Northfield, MA 01360-9674, U.S.A.
Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, P.O. Box 37012 MRC 105, Washington, D.C. 20013-7012, U.S.A.
Lepidoptera Chrysocharis walleyi Coursetia glandulosa Eulophidae Fabaceae leafminer


A sixth species of Macrosaccus (Gracillariidae), M. coursetiae sp. nov., is described. The larvae are leafminers of Coursetia glandulosa (Fabaceae). The parasitoid Chrysocharis walleyi (Eulophidae) has been reared from the leaf mines; a table summarizing the host records for this wasp is presented.



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