Species of Gastrancistrus Westwood, 1833 (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) from Turkey, with description of twelve new species

Abstract :

The species of Gastrancistrus Westwood, except Compressus-group, (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) of Turkey are studied and a diagnostic key for the species is provided. Two species,G. walkeri Graham, 1969,G. puncticollis (Thomson, 1876) (New records) and G. pruniflorus Doğanlar & Yiğit, 2019 and thirteen species, described as new ones, G. geyrazensis n. sp., G. senyurtensis n. sp., G. doertyolensis n. sp., G. onobrycisus n. sp., G. cerasus n. sp., G. konacikensis n. sp., G. almusensis n. sp., G. goekderenensis n. sp., G. siverekensis n. sp., G. belenensis n. sp., G. hilvanensis n. sp., G. surucensis n. sp., G. oguzelinensis n. sp. were keyed, described and diagnostic characters were illustrated.


Keyword :

Gastrancistrus spp., except Compressus-group, Turkey


Author(s) : Doğanlar, M.
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Published Issue : 2021 Vol. 16 Number 1


2021 Vol. 16 Number 1