Sunday, December 4, 2011

[Insect • 2011] Aphelopus mangshanensis • A new species of Dryinidae from China

Aphelopus mangshanensis n. sp., from Mount Mangshan (Hunan Province, P. R. China), is described. The new taxon is different from all other Oriental species of Aphelopus Dalman, because of the tridentate distal apex of the aedeagus.

Key words: Hymenoptera, Chrysidoidea, Mt. Mangshan, Hunan, P. R. China

Xu, Z., Olmi, M., Guglielmino, A. & Chen, H. 2010. Description of Aphelopus mangshanensis, a new species of Dryinidae from China. Bulletin of Insectology. 64 (2): 243-246