Description of a new genus of Doryctinae wasps (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from Brazil.

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2006
Authors:S. A. G. Gomes, Penteado-Dias A. M.
Journal:Zoologische Mededelingen Leiden
Keywords:Braconidae, Brazil., Doryctinae, Lianus, new genus

The new genus Lianus of subfamily Doryctinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) is described and illustrated. The differences from other genera of Doryctinae are discussed. Both included species originate from the Atlantic forest at Campos do Jordão, São Paulo State, Brazil.

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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith