■ Taxonomic and Host Catalogue of the Tachinidae of America North of Mexico
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Genus Prosena Lepeletier & Serville, 1828

CALIRRHOE Meigen, 1800: 39. Name suppressed by ICZN, 1963: 339.
PROSENA Lepeletier & Serville in Latreille et al., 1828: 499, 500. Type species: Stomoxys siberita Fabricius, 1775, by original designation.

siberita (Fabricius, 1775).– Europe; introduced and established in New Jersey (S&A, 1965).
– Stomoxys siberita Fabricius, 1775: 798 (also subsequently spelled sibirita, sybarita, unjustified emendations). Type data: holotype male (ZMUC) (destroyed, only name label remaining according to Zimsen, 1964: 485; originally in ZMUK). Type locality: Denmark, Copenhagen.

Hosts from Arnaud (1978: 442)*
Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae
Popillia japonica Newman

Prosena species

Hosts from Arnaud (1978: 443) for Prosena spp.*
Coleoptera, Scarabaeidae
Adoretus spp., Anomala spp.


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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