Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

TACHINIDAE: Phasiinae: Cylindromyiini : Huttonobesseria Curran, 1927

Phania verecunda Hutton, 1901, orig. des. [NZAC].


Characteristics of Huttonobesseria include: 1. postmetacoxal area with a sclerotised plate above metacoxae; 2. Katepisternum with 1 setae.

Distribution in NZ

North Island: AK, BP, GB, HB, TK, TO, WI, WN, WO; South Island: BR, CO, FD, MB, MC, NC,NN, SC, SI, SL, WD.

Species in New Zealand

Huttonobesseria verecunda (Hutton, 1901).

Biology and Hosts



Schnitzler F-R 2016. Tachinidae of New Zealand. Genus Huttonobesseria
Accessed: 10 August 2020


v1.0. Schnitzler F-R. 2016