Encyrtus aurantii (Geoffroy, 1785)

Japoshvili, George, Higashiura, Yoshimitsu & Kamitani, Satoshi, 2016, A review of Japanese Encyrtidae (Hymenoptera), with descriptions of new species, new records and comments on the types described by Japanese authors, Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 56 (1), pp. 345-401: 370

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5306831

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scientific name

Encyrtus aurantii (Geoffroy, 1785)
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Encyrtus aurantii (Geoffroy, 1785)  

Material examined. 1 ♀, Nagasaki, ex Coccus hesperidum Linnaeus, 1758   , 25.ix.1920, T. Ishii   lgt., T. Tachikawa det.; 1 ♀, Kyushu, Hakozaki, Fukuoka-city, 27.x.1956, Y. Murakami lgt., T. Tachikawa det. ( ELKU).

Distribution. Japan: Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku ( TACHIKAWA 1963a). Cosmopolitan ( NOYES 2016).

Encyrtus hokkaidonis Tachikawa, 1963   , stat. restit.

Encyrtus hokkaidonis Tachikawa, 1963: 91   .

Type material examined. HOLOTYPE: ♀, Mt.Yuo, Hokkaido, swept, 17.vii.1955, K. Morimoto lgt. ( ELKU). PARA- TYPE: 1 ♀, Mt. Yuo, Akan. Nat. Park , Hokkaido, swept, 17.vii.1955, Y. Murakami lgt. ( ELKU).  

Additional material examined. 1 ♀, Honshu, Mt. Hakusan, Ishikawa pref., 31.vii.1956, Y. Murakami lgt., G. Japoshvili det. ( ELKU).

Distribution. Japan: Hokkaido ( TACHIKAWA 1963a). Endemic.

Comments. Encyrtus hokkaidonis   was synonymized with E. infidus (Rossi, 1790)   by TRJA- PITZIN (1989), but we believe that the synonymy was incorrect and reinstate the species name as valid. The two species can be separated relaibaly using the characters presented by TACHIKAWA (1963).

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Tavera, Department of Geology and Geophysics

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Encyrtidae

Genus

Encyrtus