The encyrtid species Copidosoma boucheanum Ratzeburg (Hym.: Chalcidoidea, Encyrtidae) was identified and is reported for the first time from Iran. These specimens were reared from leafroller larvae (Lep.: Tortricidae) on Populus sp. as a polyembryonic endoparasitoid. Copidosoma species of Iran are listed with their distribution.
Tortricidae, Copidosoma, biological control, distribution, new record
LOTFALIZADEH, HOSSEIN and BAB-MORAD, MEHRI
"Copidosoma boucheanum Ratzeburg (Hym.: Encyrtidae): new record from Iran,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 39:
1, Article 23.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol39/iss1/23