■ The Tachinid Times, Issue 17, February 2004

Jim O’Hara, editor
Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1A 0C6
Correspondence: james.ohara@canada.ca or oharaje@hotmail.com

This issue of the annual newsletter The Tachinid Times was distributed simultaneously in hardcopy and over the Internet (as a PDF document) in February 2004. It can be viewed here or downloaded as a searchable PDF file with the same pagination as in the original hardcopy edition.

Contents of Issue 17


  • A research programme on the possible side effects of Bacillus thuringiensis Berliner on Exorista larvarum (L.), a tachinid parasitoid of forest defoliating Lepidoptera
    (by M.L. Dindo)
  • Identification handbook to the Fennoscandian Tachinidae
    (by C. Bergström)
  • Visit to Itaquaquecetuba (Brazil) and the old homestead of C.H.T. Townsend
    (by D.E. Hansen and R. Toma)
  • A reappraisal of tachinid diversity in Carnarvon N.P., Australia, and estimation of the size of the Australian Tachinidae fauna
    (by J.E. O’Hara, J.H. Skevington and D.E. Hansen)
  • A species of Pseudochaeta Coquillett from Mexico lacking an anterior ocellus
    (by D.E. Hansen)
  • Report on a January 2004 visit to the tachinid collections of MZUSP (São Paulo) and the National Museum (Rio de Janeiro), Brazil
    (by D.E. Hansen)


  • New catalogue of Tachinidae of America north of Mexico
    (by J.E. O'Hara)

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