■ Taxonomic and Host Catalogue of the Tachinidae of America North of Mexico
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Genus Chaetexorista Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1895

CHAETEXORISTA Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1895: 80 (also 1895: 616). Type species: Chaetexorista javana Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1895, by monotypy.

javana Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1895.– Oriental; introduced and established in Massachusetts (S&A, 1965).
– Chaetexorista javana Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1895: 80 (also 1895: 616). Type data: holotype female (NHMW). Type locality: Java, Sukabumi.

Hosts from Arnaud (1978: 135)*
Lepidoptera, Limacodidae
Cnidocampa flavescens (Walker)


Arnaud, P.H., Jr. 1978. A host-parasite catalog of North American Tachinidae (Diptera). United States Department of Agriculture. Miscellaneous Publication 1319: 1–860.

*Host names (family and species) have not been changed from those given in Arnaud (1978). Each host is listed under the appropriate current tachinid name, with the tachinid name used in Arnaud (1978) cited if different from the current one. For more information about Arnaud (1978), and to see a complete list of tachinid names used in that work and their modern equivalents, click here.

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