The genus Neochrysocharis Kurdjumov (Chalcidoidea: Eulophidae) from India, with the description of three new species

Abstract :

The Indian species of Neochrysocharis Kurdjumov (Eulophidae: Entedoninae) are revised. The revision includes ten species, of which three species are described as new: Neochrysocharis raily Jamali & Zeya, sp. nov., N. robustus Jamali & Zeya, sp. nov. and N. sudhiri Jamali & Zeya, sp. nov.. N. formosus (Westwood) is recorded to India. Status of three species are revoked: N. hyalinipennis Khan & Shafee stat. rev., N. metallicus Khan & Shafee stat. rev. and N. pubipennis Khan & Shafee stat. rev.. Brief diagnoses are given for the known species. An identification key to Indian species is also provided.

Keyword :

Hymenoptera; entedoninae; revision; new species; new record; revised status

Author(s) : Jamali, M. M., Zeya, S. B., Anwar, P. T.
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Published Issue : 2021 Vol. 16 Number 2

2021 Vol. 16 Number 2