Cotesia vestalis ( Haliday, 1834 ), Haliday, 1834

Zargar, Mohammad, Gupta, Ankita, Talebi, Ali Asghar & Farahani, Samira, 2019, Three new species and two new records of the genus Cotesia Cameron (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from Iran, European Journal of Taxonomy 571, pp. 1-25: 18-20

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2019.571

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C187D7-FFF5-FFF7-3F0D-FEF0FB4BFBC9

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scientific name

Cotesia vestalis ( Haliday, 1834 )
status

 

Cotesia vestalis ( Haliday, 1834)  

Microgaster vestalis Haliday, 1834: 253   .

Apanteles plutellae Kurdjumov, 1912: 226   .

Material examined

IRAN – Khuzestan Province • 10 ♀♀; Baghmalek, Ghaletol ; 31°37ʹ49.70″ N, 49°52′53.35″ E; 880 m a.s.l.; 4–18 May 2016, 4–18 Jun. 2016, 5–19 Jun. 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; TMUC-HBMC0063-0072 GoogleMaps   1 ♀; same collection data as for preceding; 3–17 Apr. 2016; ICAR-NBAIR/NIM/MICROG/COT/3416 GoogleMaps   1 ♀; same collection data as for preceding; 4–18 May 2016; ICAR- NBAIR /NIM/MICROG/COT/4516 GoogleMaps   12 ♀♀; Shang ; 31°31ʹ46.00″ N, 49°53′14.61″ E; 716 m a.s.l.; 20 Mar.–4 Apr. 2016, 4–18 May 2016, 4–18 Apr. 2017, 5–19 May 2017, 4–18 Jul. 2017; TMUC-HBMC0073-0084 GoogleMaps   11 ♀♀; Dobagh ; 31°31ʹ16.14″ N, 49°52′53.00″ E; 688 m a.s.l.; 3–17 Apr. 2016, 3–17 May 2016, 4–18 Jun. 2017; Malaise trap; citrus orchards; TMUC-HBMC0085-0095 GoogleMaps   11 ♀♀; Behbahan, Dodangeh ; 30°42ʹ08.38″ N, 50°10′41.81″ E; 300 m a.s.l.; 4–18 Apr. 2016, 3–17 Jun. 2016, 5–19 Mar. 2017, 5–19 May 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul 2017; Malaise trap; palm orchards; TMUC-HBMC0096-0106 GoogleMaps   9 ♀♀; Dezful, Qaleh-ye Rob-e Bandbal ; 32°17ʹ27.94″ N, 48°25′46.98″ E; 97 m a.s.l.; 3–17 May 2016, 22 May–6 Jun. 2017, 4–18 Jun. 2017; TMUC-HBMC0107-0115 GoogleMaps   16 ♀♀; Shamsabad ; 32°29ʹ64.65″ N, 48°42′57.45″ E; 94 m a.s.l.; 3–17 Apr. 2016, 3–17 May 2016, 22 May–6 Jun. 2017; TMUC-HBMC0116-0131   26 ♀♀; Zoviyeh ; 31°46ʹ20.56″ N, 48°48′01.17″ E; 30 m a.s.l.; 4–18 Apr. 2016, 20 Apr.–4 May 2016, 22 May–6 Jun. 2016, 5–19 Jun. 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; Malaise trap; citrus orchards; TMUC- HBMC0132-0157 GoogleMaps   12 ♀♀; Khoramshahr, Sheneh ; 30°25ʹ32.24″ N, 48°11′20.83″ E; 2 m a.s.l.; 20 Apr.–4 May 2016, 4–18 Jun. 2016, 4–18 Apr. 2017, 5–19 Jun. 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; Malaise trap; palm orchards; TMUC-HBMC0158-0169 GoogleMaps   7 ♀♀; Lali, Taraz ; 32°20ʹ49.70″ N, 49°05′11.31″ E; 390 m a.s.l.; 3–17 Apr. 2016, 4–18 May 2016, 5–19 Mar. 2017, 5–19 May 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; TMUC- HBMC0170-0176 GoogleMaps   7 ♀♀; Andika, Chezi ; 32°08ʹ02.78″ N, 49°38′30.56″ E; 650 m a.s.l.; 20 Apr.–4 May 2016, 4–18 Jun. 2016, 22 May–6 Jun. 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; TMUC-HBMC0177-0183 GoogleMaps   9 ♀♀; Doorab ; 32°12ʹ23.00″ N, 49°26′37.00″ E; 760 m a.s.l.; 20 Apr.–4 May 2016, 4–18 Jun. 2016, 4–18 Apr. 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; Malaise trap; citrus orchards; TMUC-HBMC0184-0192 GoogleMaps   7 ♀♀; Ramhormoz, Gharabad ; 30°59’37.73″ N, 49°46′50.63″ E; 126 m a.s.l.; 5–19 Jun. 2017, 22 Jun.–6 Jul. 2017; Malaise trap; olive orchards; M. Zargar leg.; TMUC-HBMC0193-0199 GoogleMaps   .

Distribution in Iran

Alborz ( Golizadeh et al. 2007), East Azarbaijan ( Rastegar et al. 2012), Isfahan ( Ghahari et al. 2011a), Tehran ( Hassanshahi et al. 2012), Khuzestan (present study).

General distribution

Afghanistan, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cape Verde Islands, China, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Libya, Macedonia, Malaysia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, UK, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, former Yugoslavia ( Yu et al. 2016); Australia ( Shenefelt 1972); Réunion ( Rousse & Gupta 2013).

Host records

Lepidoptera   : Arctiidae Leach, 1815   ( Yu et al. 2016), Lasiocampidae Harris, 1841   ( Nixon 1974; Yu et al. 2016), Lymantriidae Hampson, 1893   ( Shenefelt 1972; Yu et al. 2016), Nymphalidae   , Pieridae   ,

Plutellidae Guenee, 1845   , ( Long & Belokobylskij 2003; Yu et al. 2016), Pterophoridae Zeller, 1841   , Pyralidae Latreille, 1803   ( Shenefelt 1972), Tortricidae Latreille, 1803   ( Yu et al. 2016).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Cotesia

Loc

Cotesia vestalis ( Haliday, 1834 )

Zargar, Mohammad, Gupta, Ankita, Talebi, Ali Asghar & Farahani, Samira 2019
2019
Loc

Apanteles plutellae

Kurdjumov N. V. 1912: 226
1912
Loc

Microgaster vestalis

Haliday A. H. 1834: 253
1834