Genera of the parasitoid wasp family Monomachidae (Hymenoptera: Diaprioidea)

  title={Genera of the parasitoid wasp family Monomachidae (Hymenoptera: Diaprioidea)},
  author={N F Johnson and Luciana Musetti},
The genera of the family Monomachidae are revised. Chasca Johnson & Musetti, new genus, is described, with two species: Chasca andina Musetti & Johnson, new species (type species, Chile) and C. gravis Musetti & Johnson, new species (Peru). The genus Tetraconus Szepligeti is treated as a junior synonym of Monomachus Klug (new synonymy), and its type species is transferred to Monomachus as M. mocsaryi (Szepligeti), new combination A phylogenetic analysis places Chasca and Monomachus as sister… Expand
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