First Record of the Genus and Species Phaneroserphus punctibasis Townes, 1981 (Hymenoptera: Proctotrupidae) from Iran

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2015
Authors:M. Izadizadeh, Talebi, A. A., Kolyada, V. A., Rakhshani, E.
Journal:Journal of Crop Protection

The genus Phaneroserphus Pschorn–Walcher, 1958 is recorded for the first time from Iran and its allied species, Phaneroserphus punctibasis Townes, 1981 is recorded from West Palaearctic region for the first time. The specimens were collected from Mazandaran Province during 2011using Malaise traps. Diagnostic characters and geographical distribution of the newly recorded genus and species is briefly discussed.

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