A new species of parasitic wasp Neastymachus Girault (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Encyrtidae) collected by fogging Vateria indic a L. (Dipterocarpaceae) canopy in the Western Ghats of India

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S. Singh
Y.B. Srinivasa

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A new species of the encyrtid genus Neastymachus (N. punctatiscutellum Singh, sp. nov.) is described from a female specimen collected from the Western Ghats of India. It was collected by fogging the canopy of Vateria indica L. (Dipterocarpaceae). A key to the females of the Afrotropical, Australian and Oriental species is also given.

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Singh, S. and Srinivasa, Y. 2012. A new species of parasitic wasp Neastymachus Girault (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Encyrtidae) collected by fogging Vateria indic a L. (Dipterocarpaceae) canopy in the Western Ghats of India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 4, 9 (Aug. 2012), 2883–2888. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o2960.2883-8.
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