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A study on the Braconidae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea) from Ilam province, Iran
The family Braconidae (Hymenoptera) includes several parasitoid species with an efficient role in the biological control of pests. The fauna of these beneficial insects was studied in Ilam provinceExpand
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A study of the Iranian Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera): II. Brachycyrtinae and Cryptinae
Abstract Faunistic data for 26 species of Brachycyrtinae and Cryptinae are given. Of these, the subfamily Brachycyrtinae and 18 Cryptinae species are new for the Iranian fauna. A zoogeographicExpand
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ANNOTATED CATALOGUE OF CURCULIONID-BEETLES (COLEOPTERA: ANTHRIBIDAE, RHYNCHITIDAE, ATTELABIDAE, BRENTIDAE, BRACHYCERIDAE, DRYOPHTHORIDAE AND CURCULIONIDAE) OF IRAN
Summary. Curculionid-beetles (Coleoptera: Curculionoidea) is the largest superfamily in Arthropoda with a number of important agricultural pests within the taxon. The fauna of Iranian CurculionoideaExpand
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Iranian Asilidae (Insecta: Diptera)
A new checklist of Asilidae from Iran, consisting of 156 species and subspecies belonging to 9 subfamilies, is presented. One tribe, 8 genera, and 31 species are new records for the Iranian fauna.Expand
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A contribution to the knowledge of Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera) from Arasbaran and vicinity, Iran
A total of 30 ichneumonid species from 26 genera (viz. Anomalon, Lissonata, Temelucha, Dichrogaster, Gelis, Ischnus, Absyrtus, Pion, Scolobates, Coelichneumon, Cratichneumon, Diadromus, Diphyus,Expand
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A contribution to the Agathidinae, Alysinae, Aphidiinae, Braconinae, Microgastrinae and Opiinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from cotton fields and surrounding grasslands of Iran
The braconid wasps (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) are powerful parasitoids of agricultural insect pests in almost all agroecosystems. The diversity of these natural enemies was studied in some cottonExpand
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NEW RECORDS OF ROBBER FLIES (DIPTERA, ASILIDAE) FOR THE IRANIAN FAUNA WITH THEIR PREY RECORDS
1) Department of Entomology; Islamic Azad University; Tehran Science & Research Branch; Iran. E-mail: h_ghahhari@yahoo.com 2) Institute of Biology and Soil, Far Eastern Division, Russian Academy ofExpand
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Catalogue of the Iranian Microgastrinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae).
In the present study, the Iranian Microgastrinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) fauna is summarized. It is based on a detailed study of all available published data and new material collected. In total 99Expand
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HOVER FLIES (DIPTERA: SYRPHIDAE) FROM RICE FIELDS AND AROUND GRASSLANDS OF NORTHERN IRAN
The syrphids' fauna of Iran is very diverse and was studied rather well in recent years. In the present paper, 24 species (of 19 genera and 2 subfamilies) were collected from the rice fields andExpand
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