Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Opius incisi



Opius incisi


  • Last modified
  • 10 December 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Opius incisi
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Opius incisi Silvestri

EPPO code

  • OPIUIN (Opius incisi)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Hymenoptera
  •                         Family: Braconidae
  •                             Genus: Opius
  •                                 Species: Opius incisi

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes


IndiaPresentGreathead and Greathead (1992); CABI (Undated)
-KarnatakaPresentGreathead and Greathead (1992); CABI (Undated)
IsraelPresentCABI (Undated b)
MalaysiaPresentGreathead and Greathead (1992)
-Peninsular MalaysiaPresentGreathead and Greathead (1992)

North America

MexicoPresentCABI (Undated b)
United StatesPresentCABI (Undated a)Present based on regional distribution.
-HawaiiPresentCABI (Undated b)


FijiPresentCABI (Undated b)
GuamPresentCABI (Undated b)
Northern Mariana IslandsPresentCABI (Undated b)

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Anastrepha ludens
Bactrocera dorsalis
Bactrocera latifrons
Ceratitis capitata

Distribution References

CABI, Undated. Compendium record. Wallingford, UK: CABI

CABI, Undated a. CABI Compendium: Status inferred from regional distribution. Wallingford, UK: CABI

CABI, Undated b. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Greathead D J, Greathead A H, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information. 13 (4), 61N-68N.

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