Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Dipterophagus daci Drew & Allwood, 1985




Northern Territory, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

NE coastal, N coastal, N Gulf, QLD, NT; Melville Is., Gove Peninsula, Darwin River.

Australian Endemic.

Ecological Descriptors

Endoparasitic (host(s): Dacus aquilonis (May, 1965) [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus (Dacus) bellulus Drew & Hancock, 1981 [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus cacuminatus (Hering, 1941) [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus decurtans (May, 1965) [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus mayi Hardy, 1951 [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus neohumeralis Hardy, 1951 [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus peninsularis Drew & Hancock, 1981 [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus tenuifascia (May, 1965) [TEPHRITIDAE]; Dacus tryoni (Froggatt, 1897) [TEPHRITIDAE]), male—volant, parasitoid.

Extra Ecological Information

Also Dacus sp. nr musae; 2–6 parasites per host common.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
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