Notes on insects recently introduced to Metro Vancouver and other newly recorded species from British Columbia

C. G. Ratzlaff, K. M. Needham, G. G. E. Scudder


Sixteen insects species are recorded for the first time from British Columbia, including seven new to Canada. These records are comprised of nine introduced species, including the first record of Rhopalum gracile Wesmael (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) from North America, and range extensions for seven species native to the Nearctic region.


Introduced; Coleoptera; Diptera; Hemiptera; Hymenoptera; Trichoptera

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