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Two new species of Apteroscelio Kieffer (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) from India

VEENAKUMARI KAMALANATHAN, ELIJAH J. TALAMAS, RAJMOHANA KELOTH, PRASHANTH MOHANRAJ

Abstract


Two new species of Apteroscelio Kieffer, a previously monotypic genus, are here described, illustrated and keyed. Affinities between Apteroscelio and other scelionine genera are discussed. The male of this genus is imaged and described for the first time.

 

 


Keywords


Hymenoptera, Scelionidae, brachyptery, taxonomy

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4277.1.11

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