Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

TACHINIDAE: Tachininae: Occisorini: Perrissinoides Dugdale, 1962

Perrissinoides cerambycivorae Dugdale, 1962, orig. des. and monotypy [NZAC].


Characteristics of Perrissinoides include: 1: Body size 8 – 11mm; Presutural intra-alar seta present; 3. Wing cell r4+5 open; 4. Abdominal segment 2 without apical setae and discal on abdominal segment 3 absent.

Distribution in NZ

North Island: BP, TO; South Island: MB, NN.

Species in New Zealand

Perrissinoides cerambycivorae Dugdale, 1962.

Biology and Hosts

Reared from Coleoptera larvae of Gastrosarus sp. (probably nigricollis Bates) (Cerambycidae), Didymocantha sublineata White (Cerambycidae), D. quadriguttata Sharp (Cerambycidae), and Stenopotes pallidus Pascoe (Coleoptera : Cerambycidae).


Schnitzler F-R 2016. Tachinidae of New Zealand. Genus Perrissinoides
Accessed: 14 August 2020


v1.0. Schnitzler F-R. 2016