Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Blepharipa zebina



Blepharipa zebina


  • Last modified
  • 27 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Blepharipa zebina
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Blepharipa zebina (Walker)

Other Scientific Names

  • Crossocosmia sericariae
  • Sturmia sericariae
  • Ugimyia sericariae

EPPO code

  • BLEPZE (Blepharipa zebina)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Diptera
  •                         Family: Tachinidae
  •                             Genus: Blepharipa
  •                                 Species: Blepharipa zebina

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.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes


ChinaPresentCAB Abstracts
-HunanPresentCAB Abstracts
IndiaPresentTschorsnig, 1997
-BiharPresentCAB Abstracts
-KeralaPresentTschorsnig, 1997
JapanPresentTschorsnig, 1997

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Aglais urticaeLarvae
Antheraea paphiaLarvae
Bombyx moriLarvae
Dendrolimus punctatusLarvae/Pupae
Dendrolimus tabulaeformisLarvae
Inachis ioLarvae
Papilio xuthusLarvae
Trabala vishnouLarvae

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