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ISSN : 1225-0171(Print)
ISSN : 2287-545X(Online)
Korean Journal of Applied Entomology Vol.43 No.3 pp.185-188

한국미기록종 Feltiella acarisuga Vallot(응애혹파리: 신칭) 보고


점박이응애 밀도가 높은 돌콩에서 응애 포식천적인 Feltiella acarisuga Vallot(신칭, 응애 혹파리)가 국내에서 처음으로 발견되었다. 이 종의 형태적 특징 및 간략한 생태정보를 보고한다.

First Report of Feltiella acarisuga Vallot (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) in Korea

Heung Su Lee, Bu Keun Chung, Kyu Jin Kim


Feltiella acarisuga Vallot, a predatory gall midge preying upon spider mites, is reported for the first time in Korea. It was found in a greenhouse on Glycine soja Sieb. et Zucc. heavily infested with Tetranychus urticae in Sachon, Kyongnam Province. This species is very useful biological control agent for spider mites on greenhouse vegetable crops. Brief morphological characteristics are described.