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New Host Records of the Ladybeetle Parasitoid species Homalotylus sinensis in Iran (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae)

Ameri, Ali; Asghar Talebi, Ali; Fathipour, Yaghoub; Rakhshani, Ehsan; Xu, Zihanh

Entomologia Generalis Volume 30 Number 4 (2008), p. 307 - 310

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published: Feb 22, 2008

DOI: 10.1127/entom.gen/30/2008/307

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Homalotylus sinensis Xu & He 1997, a parasitoid species of ladybeetles was recorded for the first time for China. Now, its occurrence is also established for Iran, and its area of distribution may be suggested even more extensive. Morphological informations are provided and other data on the genus Homalotylus are reviewed.


Homalotylus sinensis Xu & He 1997Nephus bipunctatus (Kugelann 1794)Coccinellidaenatural enemiesParasitoi.