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Annotated catalogue of the Hymenoptera of Russia. Volume II. Apocrita: Parasitica
The first volume treats the all recent groups of parasitoids (11 superfamilies, 43 families, 1466 genera, about 10.6 thousand species) recorded in the fauna of Russia.
The wasps, bees and ants (Insecta: Vespida=Hymenoptera) from the Insect Limestone (Late Eocene) of the Isle of Wight, UK
The composition of the hymenopteran assemblage is most similar to that of Baltic amber and indicative of a well forested territory, as well as of a humid, equable climate, more typically equable than in the Baltic amber source area, judging from the absence of Aphidiinae and scarcity of aphids.
Tersilochinae of South, Southeast and East Asia, excluding Mongolia and Japan (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae)
Tersilochines of South, Southeast and East Asia (excluding Mongolia and Japan) have been studied and the genus Diaparsis comprises almost half of species of the tersILochine fauna of the studied region and is a dominant genus in the Oriental Region.
Darwin wasps: a new name heralds renewed efforts to unravel the evolutionary history of Ichneumonidae
A new vernacular name is suggested for the parasitoid wasp family Ichneumonidae, “Darwin wasps”, to reflect the pivotal role they played in convincing Charles Darwin that not all of creation could have been created by a benevolent god.
Tersilochinae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) of Costa Rica, Part 2. Genera Megalochus gen. nov. and Stethantyx Townes.
Two Costa Rican genera, Megalochus gen. nov. and Stethantyx Townes, are revised and a key to 22 Costa Rican species of Stethanyx are provided.
A review of the European species of Phradis (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Tersilochinae), with a description of a new species from Spain
European species of the genus Phradis Forster, 1869 are reviewed. A new species from Spain, Phradis mediterraneus sp. n., is described and illustrated. A key to all 24 European species and data on
First records of Meggoleus , Heterocola and Phradis (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Tersilochinae) from the Afrotropical region, with description of four new species
The genera Meggoleus Townes, Heterocola Forster and Phradis Forster are recorded from the Afrotropical region for the first time. Four new species are described: Meggoleus townesi sp. n., Heterocola
Revision of North American species of Clistopyga (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae)
The present revision extends the distributional range of the Neotropical species C. henryi Gauld, Ugalde, and Hanson, 1998 to the southern part of the Nearctic Region (northern Mexico), and the area of the nearctic speciesC.
Two new species of the genus Barycnemis Förster from Mexico (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae, Tersilochinae)
The genus Barycnemis is for the first time recorded from Mexico and two new species belong to the species group ‘harpura’ characterized by the first metasomal segment slender and smooth laterally and sternaulus thin and linear, without rugulosity near anterior margin of mesopleuron.