Morphology and Systematics of Turkish Species of Exeurytoma Burks, 1971 (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Eurytomidae), with Description of a New Species from Eastern Anatolia


Abstract: A new species of Exeurytoma Burks, 1971 (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Eurytomidae) from Eastern Anatolia is described. Morphologies and systematics of 2 Turkish species, E. anatolica Çam, 1998 from Tokat and E. kebanensis n.sp. from Keban, Elazığ, and from Ömerli, Mardin were studied. Their diagnostic characteristics were photographed using a scanning electron microscope and some of them are illustrated as seen under a stereoscopic microscope by camera lucida. An identification key for the species of Exeurytoma is provided.

Keywords: Exeurytoma spp., E. kebanensis n.sp., Hymenoptera, Eurytomidae, Turkey

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