Two New Species of the Chalcid Genus Eurytoma Ill. (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea: Eurytomidae) from Israel and Spain
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Two new species of the genus Eurytoma: Eu. vatrjapitzini Zerova et Klymenko, sp. n. and Eu. lirae Zerova et Klymenko, sp. n. are described. The first belongs to the robusta group, the second to the compressa group. Eurytoma vatrjapitzini sp. n. was collected using a Malaise trap in Israel; Eu. lirae sp. n. was reared from galls on stems of Artemisia campestris L. (Asteraceae) in Spain. The holotypes and all the paratypes of the new species are deposited in the collection of the Institute of Zoology, National Academy of Science of Ukraine (Kyiv).
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