A new species and new records of parasitic wasps (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) of wood boring beetles from southern Western Ghats, Kerala, India

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P.M. Sureshan
D. Balan

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A new species of Pteromalidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) parasitising wood boring beetles, Cleonymus kamijoi, and two species of Pteromalidae, Trigonoderus pulcher Walker and male of Heydenia tuberculata Sureshan are reported for the first time from the southern Western Ghats, Kerala. The genus Trigonoderus Westwood is reported for the first time from India and the male of Heydenia tuberculata Sureshan is reported and described for the first time.

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Sureshan, P. and Balan, D. 2013. A new species and new records of parasitic wasps (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) of wood boring beetles from southern Western Ghats, Kerala, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 5, 11 (Jul. 2013), 4537–4541. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o3272.4537-41.
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