[New taxa of the braconid subfamilies Doryctinae and Exothecinae (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) from western Palearctic.]

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2001
Authors:S. A. Belokobylskij
Journal:Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie

The following new taxa are described from Western Palaearctic region: Mimodoryctes proprius gen. et sp.n. (Algeria), Doryctes germanicus sp.n.(Germany), Rhoptrocentrus cleopatrae sp.n. (Egypt), Rhaconotus hispanicus sp.n. (Spain), Rh. arabicus (Saudi Arabia), Artocella vladimiri sp.n. (Turkmenistan), and Hormius gelechiae sp.n. (Russia, Ukraine, and Bulgaria). A key to species of the formely monotypical genera Rhoptrocentrus and Artocella is provided. The lectotype of Doryctes heydenii Reinh. is designated. Hormius (Anhormius) propodealis Blkb. is recorded from the Palaearctic fauna for the first time.

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