Description of a new species of Umairia Hayat (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) with additional distribution records of aphelinids from India

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Sagadai Manickavasagam
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-5295-1180
Chakaravarthy Menakadev
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7935-7648
Mani Ayyamperumal
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8501-7845

Abstract

A new species, Umairia chidambaramensis Manickavasagam & Ayyamperumal, is described from Tamil Nadu, India.  A key to the known species of Umairia Hayat is given, and additional distribution records of 10 species of aphelinids from India are also reported.

 

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Manickavasagam, S., Menakadev, C. and Ayyamperumal, M. 2016. Description of a new species of Umairia Hayat (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) with additional distribution records of aphelinids from India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 8, 6 (Jun. 2016), 8893–8897. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2085.8.6.8893-8897.
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Author Biography

Sagadai Manickavasagam, Parasitoid Taxonomy and Biocontrol Laboratory, Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu 608002, India

Professor of Entomology

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