The species of genus Ablerus Howard (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Azotidae) from China, with description of a new species

Zhu Hong Wang, Jian Huang, Andrew Polaszek

Abstract


The Chinese species of the genus Ablerus Howard (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Azotidae) are recorded, including 10 described species, Ablerus atomon (Walker), A. calvus (Huang), A. chionaspidis (Howard), A. connectens Silvestri , A. floccosus (Huang), A. macrochaeta Silvestri, A. perspeciosus Girault, A. pexus (Huang), A. promacchiae Viggiani & Ren, A. williamsi (Annecke & Insley), and 1 new species, Ablerus fasciarius Wang, Huang & Polaszek sp. nov. A key to the females of Chinese Ablerus species is provided.

 

Resumen

Se registran las especies chinas del género Ablerus Howard (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Azotidae), incluyendo 10 especies descritas, Ablerus atomon (Walker), A. calvus (Huang), A. chionaspidis (Howard), A. connectens Silvestri, A. floccosus (Huang), A. macrochaeta Silvestri, A. perspeciosus Girault, A. pexus (Huang), A. promacchiae Viggiani y Ren, A. williamsi (Annecke y Insley), y 1 especie nueva, Ablerus fasciarius Wang, Huang y Polaszek sp. nov. Se provee una clave de las hembras de las especies de Ablerus en China.

 

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Keywords


Aleyrodidae; Diaspididae; hyperparasitoid

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