■ Taxonomic and Host Catalogue of the Tachinidae of America North of Mexico
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Genus Myxexoristops Townsend, 1911

MYXEXORISTOPS Townsend, 1911b: 170. Type species: Myxexorista pexops Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1891 (= Phryxe blondeli Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830), by monotypy [Palearctic].

fronto (Coquillett, 1897).– British Columbia, Idaho, California, Wyoming, Ohio, New Hampshire (S&A, 1965), Yukon, Alberta, Colorado, Ontario, Québec, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Maine, New York (CNC).
– Exorista fronto Coquillett, 1897: 96. Type data: holotype male (USNM). Type locality: USA, New Hampshire, Mount Washington.

Hosts from Arnaud (1978: 69), as Aplomya fronto (Coquillett)*
Hymenoptera, Pamphiliidae
Acantholyda spp., Neurotoma spp.

neurotomae (Sellers, 1943).– Oregon, Nevada, New Hampshire to Pennsylvania and New Jersey (S&A, 1965), Manitoba to Québec, also North Carolina, Tennessee (CNC).
– Aplomya neurotomae Sellers, 1943: 85. Type data: holotype male (USNM). Type locality: USA, New Jersey, Clinton. Type host: Neurotoma fasciata (Norton), Pamphiliidae.

Hosts from Arnaud (1978: 70), as Aplomya neurotomae Sellers*
Hymenoptera, Pamphiliidae
Neurotoma fasciata (Norton)


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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