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A new species of Cedria Wilkinson (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Lysiterminae) from Thailand

DONALD L. J. QUICKE, SERGEY A. BELOKOBYLSKIJ, MARISA RAWEEARAMWONG, BUNTIKA A. BUTCHER

Abstract


The Old World, cyclostome braconid wasp genus Cedria Wilkinson is recorded from Thailand for the first time based on a new species, Cedria wichasei Quicke, Belokobylskij & Butcher, sp. nov., which is described, illustrated, and a key provided to enable its separation from the closely-related species, C. galinae Belokobylskij and C. africana Belokobylskij which share strong peri-occular carina and at least rather rugose frons. Similarities to Apocedria van Achterberg & Chen, from China, are discussed.

 


Keywords


Hymenoptera, Ichneumonoidea, cyclostomes, Apocedria, Cedriini, South East Asia

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4365.3.8

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