Genus PHASMOPHAGA Townsend, 1909
PHASMOPHAGA Townsend, 1909: 243. Type species: Phasmophaga antennalis Townsend, 1909, by original designation.
americana (Coquillett, 1897).– Illinois, Georgia, Florida (S&A, 1965).
antennalis Townsend, 1909.– Texas, Kansas, Wisconsin, New York (S&A, 1965), Missouri, Ontario, Québec, Florida (CNC), Virginia (WVU). Phasmophaga antennalis Townsend, 1909: 244. Type data: holotype female (USNM). Type locality: USA, Wisconsin, Milwaukee County. Type host: Diapheromera femorata (Say), Heteronemiidae.
floridensis (Greene, 1934).– Florida (S&A, 1965).
meridionalis Townsend, 1909.– Texas (S&A, 1965), Arizona, New Mexico (CNC).
Arnaud, P.H., Jr. 1978. A host-parasite catalog of North American Tachinidae (Diptera). United States Department of Agriculture. Miscellaneous Publication 1319: 1–860.
*Host names (family and species) have not been changed from those given in Arnaud (1978). Each host is listed under the appropriate current tachinid name, with the tachinid name used in Arnaud (1978) cited if different from the current one. For more information about Arnaud (1978), and to see a complete list of tachinid names used in that work and their modern equivalents, click here.
First published on the Internet on 8 July 2009