Cratocentrus Cameron, 1907,

Falahatpisheh, Ali, Fallahzadeh, Majid, Dousti, Abu Fazel & Delvare, Gérard, 2018, Review of Iranian Chalcididae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) with nomenclatural notes, Zootaxa 4394 (2), pp. 251-269: 257

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4394.2.8

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FD24750B-FF38-41B8-834F-E191E91C6E59

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/986F87A6-FFE8-0516-FF74-FE61FAA2FDAD

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Plazi

scientific name

Cratocentrus Cameron, 1907
status

 

Cratocentrus Cameron, 1907 

The genus is mostly diversified in the Afrotropical region (at least 14 existing species; GD personal observation) with 4 species reaching the Palaearctics. Cratocentrus tomentosus  (Nikol'skaya, 1960), initially described from SE Iran, is also known from India with only one specimen reported from there until now (Narendran 1989).