Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

TACHINIDAE: Phasiinae: Cylindromyiini : (Evibrissa)? Evibrissa (nec Rondani 1861) sensu Malloch 1931

?. The NZ species E. huttoni should be removed from Evibrissa sensu Dupuis, 1963. (See note in Dugdale 1969: 635).


Characteristics of “Evibrissa” include: 1. Body size 8 – 9 mm; 2. Postmetacoxal area with a sclerotised plate above metacoxae; 3. Katepisternum with 2 setae.

Distribution in NZ

North Island: AK, TO; South Island: NN, WD.

Species in New Zealand

"Evibrissa" huttoni Malloch, 1931

Biology and Hosts



Schnitzler F-R 2016. Tachinidae of New Zealand. Genus (Evibrissa)?
Accessed: 14 August 2020


v1.0. Schnitzler F-R. 2016