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Two new Indian species ofCentrodoraFoerster, 1878 [Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae] parasitic in the eggs of Membracids [Homoptera: Membracidae)

  • M. Hayat


The Aphelinid genus,Centrodora Foerster, is recorded for the first time from India, and two new species (C. azizi sp. n.,C. mumtazi sp. n.) are described. These were reared from the eggs of the Membracid generaOtinotusBuckt. andOxyrachisGerm.


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Deux espèces nouvelles indiennes deCentrodoraFoerster, 1878 [Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae] parasites des œufs de Membracides [Homoptera: Membracidae].

Le genre d'Aphelinide,CentrodoraFoerster est signalé pour la première fois en Inde et deux nouvelles espèces (C. azizi etC. mumtazi) sont décrites. Elles ont été obtenues à partir d'œufs de Membracides des genresOtinotusBuckt. etOxyrachisGerm.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Hayat
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  1. 1.Entomology Section, Zoology DepartmentAligarh Muslim UniversityAligarhU.P.

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