One genus and 3 species belonging to 3 tribes of Tetracneminae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, and Encyrtidae) are recorded for the first time from Iran. The species Aenasius bambawalei Hayat is considered as a junior synonym of A. arizonensis (Girault). Nipaecoccus viridis is recorded as a new host for Leptomastix longicornis. In addition, available information for each species and comments on taxonomy, biology, and geographical distribution are included.
Aenasius, bambawalei, arizonensis, Iran
FALLAHZADEH, MAJID; JAPOSHVILI, GEORGE; ABDIMALEKI, ROOHAFZA; and SAGHAEI, NAZILA
"New records of Tetracneminae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Encyrtidae) from Iran,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 38:
4, Article 17.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol38/iss4/17