■ Taxonomic and Host Catalogue of the Tachinidae of America North of Mexico
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Genus Cleonice Robineau-Desvoidy, 1863

CLEONICE Robineau-Desvoidy, 1863a: 1097. Type species: Tachina callida Meigen, 1824, by fixation of O'Hara & Wood (2004: 334) under Article 70.3.2 of ICZN (1999), misidentified as Tachina grisea Fallén, 1810, in the original designation by Robineau-Desvoidy (1863a) [Palearctic].
GRISDALEMYIA Curran, 1926b: 133. Type species: Grisdalemyia bigelowi Curran, 1926, by original designation.
PSILONEURA Aldrich, 1926e: 23. Type species: Psiloneura flavisquama Aldrich, 1926 (= Grisdalemyia bigelowi Curran, 1926), by original designation.

aldrichi (Curran, 1926).– British Columbia, California (S&A, 1965).
– Grisdalemyia aldrichi Curran, 1926b: 135. Type data: holotype male (USNM). Type locality: USA, California, Stanford University.

bigelowi (Curran, 1926).– California, Michigan, Ohio, Ontario (S&A, 1965), Alaska, Yukon, British Columbia, Alberta (CNC).
– Grisdalemyia bigelowi Curran, 1926b: 134. Type data: holotype female (CNC). Type locality: Canada, Ontario, Lake Abitibi, Low Bush.
– Psiloneura flavisquama Aldrich, 1926e: 23. Type data: holotype male (USNM). Type locality: USA, Michigan, Belding.

setosa (Reinhard, 1937).– South Dakota, Nebraska (S&A, 1965), Alberta, Ontario, North Carolina (CNC).
– Grisdalemyia setosa Reinhard, 1937: 72. Type data: holotype male (SDSU). Type locality: USA, South Dakota, Winner.

Cleonice species

Hosts from Arnaud (1978: 272) for Cleonice spp., as Grisdalemyia spp.*
Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae
Chrysomela crotchi Brown


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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