A new species of Halictophagus (Insecta: Strepsiptera: Halictophagidae) from Texas, and a checklist of Strepsiptera from the United States and Canada

Jeyaraney Kathirithamby, Steven J. Taylor

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A new species of Halictophagidae (Insecta: Strepsiptera), Halictophagus forthoodiensis Kathirithamby & Taylor, is described from Texas, USA. We also present a key to 5 families, and a check-list of 11 genera and 84 species of Strepsiptera known from USA and Canada.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-18
Number of pages18
Issue number1056
StatePublished - Sep 30 2005



  • Canada
  • Halictophagus
  • Strepsiptera
  • Texas
  • USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology

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