Description of a new species of the genus Litus Haliday (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Mymaridae) from India

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Tabassum Rehmat
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2223-8883
Shoeba Binte Anis
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5812-0214

Abstract

A new species of the genus Litus Haliday (Chalcidoidea: Mymaridae), Litus assamensis sp. nov., is described from Assam, India.  A key to the Indian species of the genus is also given.

 

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Rehmat, T. and Anis, S.B. 2016. Description of a new species of the genus Litus Haliday (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Mymaridae) from India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 8, 3 (Mar. 2016), 8615–8617. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.1934.8.3.8615-8617.
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