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New species of parasitoids on Perileucoptera coffeella ( Guérin-Menèville) (Lepidoptera, Lyonetiidae) from Brazil
New species of the genera Stiropius Cameron, 1911 (Rogadinae), Centistidea Rohwer, 1914 (Miracinae) and Orgilus Haliday, 1833 (Orgilinae) reared from Perileucoptera coffeella (Guerin-Meneville,Expand
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Modification of Nephila clavipes (Araneae Nephilidae) webs induced by the parasitoids Hymenoepimecis bicolor and H. robertsae (Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae)
Some polysphinctine ichneumonid wasps induce alterations in the web construction behaviour of their host spiders, and then suspend their pupal cocoons from the resulting “cocoon webs”. Cocoon websExpand
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Two new species of Hymenoepimecis (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae) with notes on their spider hosts and behaviour manipulation
The wasp genera included in the Polysphincta genus-group develop exclusively as koinobiont ectoparasitoids of spiders, an unusual pattern within Hymenoptera. All known species of HymenoepimecisExpand
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Survey of ear flies (Diptera, Ulidiidae) in maize (Zea mays L.) and a new record of Euxesta mazorca Steyskal in Brazil
Levantamento de mosca-da-espiga (Diptera: Ulidiidae) em milho (Zea mays L.) e primeiro relato de ocorrencia de Euxesta mazorca Steyskal no Brasil. Especies de Euxesta (Diptera, Ulidiidae), conhecidasExpand
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New record of Tetrastichus howardi (Olliff) as a parasitoid of Diatraea saccharalis (Fabr.) on maize
Diatraea saccharalis (Fabr.) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) spends the largest part of its life cycle inside the stalk of the host plant,which provides protection against the action of conventional controlExpand
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Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera) parasitoids of Lepidoptera caterpillars feeding on Croton floribundus Spreng (Euphorbiaceae)
Parasitoids of the family Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera) were obtained during an inventory of Lepidoptera larvae caught feeding in the wild on Croton floribundus (Euphorbiaceae). The Lepidoptera larvaeExpand
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Doryctopambolus Nunes & Zaldívar-Riverón (Braconidae), a new neotropical doryctine wasp genus with propodeal spines
Abstract The new Neotropical doryctine genus Doryctopambolus gen. n. is erected to contain Doryctopambolus pilcomayensis (van Achterberg & Braet, 2004), comb. n., which was previously placed withinExpand
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Fenologia dos Braconidae (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonoidea) da Área de Proteção Ambiental (APA) de Descalvado, SP
Phenology of the Braconidae (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonoidea) at Area de Protecao Ambiental of Descalvado, Sao Paulo State. The flight phenology of the Braconidae fauna was conducted using Malaise trapsExpand
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Parasitoids of the family Chalcididae collected in pastures and forests using yellow traps, in Itumbiara, Goiás, Brazil.
The objective of this study was to appraise the occurrence of parasitoids of the family Chalcididae in Itumbiara County, State of Goiás, central Brazil. Insect samples were collected in pastures andExpand
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