The Genus "Himopolynema" (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) in Taiwan and Taxonomic Comments on Some Extralimital Species

  title={The Genus "Himopolynema" (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) in Taiwan and Taxonomic Comments on Some Extralimital Species},
  author={Serguei V. Triapitsyn},
Reviewed are the seven described and one undescribed species of the fairyfly (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) genus "Himopolynema" Taguchi in Taiwan. Neotypes are designated for "H. hishimonus" Taguchi, "H. parviscutum" Taguchi, and "H. taiwanum" Taguchi, all of which are known from Taiwan, and also for "H. malayanum" Taguchi from Malaysia; these species are redescribed and illustrated. The previously unknown females of "H. parviscutum" and "H. taiwanum" are described as is the male of "H. hishimonus… Expand
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