New species of cynipid gall wasps from Iran and Turkey (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Cynipini)

G. Melika, G. N. Stone, S. E. Sadeghi, J. Pujade-Villar

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Abstract

Two new species of cynipid gall wasps, Andricus megalucidus and Aphelonyx persica (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) from Iran, Turkey and Greece are described. Only females and galls of the parthenogenetic generations are known for both species. Data on the diagnosis, distribution and biology of new species are given.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)139-151
Number of pages13
JournalActa Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae
Volume50
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2004

Keywords

  • Andricus
  • Aphelonyx
  • Biology
  • Cynipidae
  • Distribution
  • Gall wasp
  • Morphology
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology

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