The morphology of egg chorion of Bembecia scopigera (Scopoli, 1763) with data on a new host plant and contribution to Turkish distribution (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae)

Ciftci D., Seven S., Hasbenli A.

SHILAP-REVISTA DE LEPIDOPTEROLOGIA, vol.44, no.174, pp.313-317, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 174
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.313-317
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


The egg chorion morphology of Bembecia scopigera (Scopoli, 1763) are examined in SEM and described. Onobrychis atropatana is identified as a new host plant for B. scopigera. The distribution in Turkey of the species is given a new province record. The photos of eggs in SEM, adult female and eggs on host plant are given.