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Collecting and preserving chalcid wasps (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea)
Summary The most profitable ways of collecting chalcids are discussed, namely by sweeping, suction sampler, beating, pyrethrum spray, rearing, Malaise traps, yellow pan traps, suction traps, pitfall
A study of five methods of sampling Hymenoptera (Insecta) in a tropical rainforest, with special reference to the Parasitica
  • J. Noyes
  • Biology, Environmental Science
  • 1 April 1989
Five methods of sampling Hymenoptera in a forest in Sulawesi, Indonesia are investigated, finding sweeping was the most effective single method of sampling and Malaise traps were also very effective in most habitats.
Revision of European species of genus Metaphycus Mercet (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Encyrtidae), parasitoids of scale insects (Homoptera: Coccoidea)
Fifty‐three European species of Metaphycus are revised, nine species are described as new, sixteen new specific synonymies and four new combinations are proposed and lectotypes are designated for three species.
Oriental mealybug parasitoids of the Anagyrini (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) : with a world review of Encyrtidae used in classical biological control and an index of encyrtid parasitoids of mealybugs
The use of Encyrtidae in biological control and the role of host-parasitoid index of encyrtid parasitoids of mealybugs are summarized.
Revision of the European species of Copidosoma Ratzeburg (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), parasitoids of caterpillars (Lepidoptera)
The genus Copidosoma includes species that have the potential to be used as biocontrol agents of lepidopteran pests and an overview of the biology of the genus is given in addition to a host–parasitoid index for all known European species.
The diversity of Hymenoptera in the tropics with special reference to Parasitica in Sulawesi
Abstract. 1. The results of a recent faunistic survey of the Hymenoptera of northern Sulawesi, Indonesia, are compared with the known British fauna.