Aprostocetus malcis NARENDAN, 2007, NARENDAN, 2007

Shafiee, Sepideh, Hesami, Shahram, M, Seyed & Gheibi, Mehdi, 2015, New records of Eulophidae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) from Iran, Linzer biologische Beiträge 47 (1), pp. 741-747: 744

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Aprostocetus malcis NARENDAN, 2007


Aprostocetus malcis NARENDAN, 2007  

M a t e r i a l e x a m i n e d: Iran: Kerman, Kouhpayeh, Dehfaghire, 30°29´N ، 57˚11´E, 2342m, 11.VII.2012, swept on Medicago sativa (S. SHAFIEE), 1♀.

D i a g n o s i s:Female:Length 1.35mm.Thisisadistinctivespeciescharacterizedby large mandibles with falcate inner (ventral) tooth; SMV with 3 dorsal setae ( NARENDRAN


B i o l o g y: This species was already reared from Ferrisia virgata (COCKERELL)   ( Pseudococcidae, Homoptera   ) on Ficus glomerata ROXB. ( NARENDRAN 2007).

D i s t r i b u t i o n: India ( NARENDRAN 2007).