Pupae of the pistachio twig borer moth (Kermania pistaciella Amsel (Lep.: Tineidae)) were collected in the Şahinbey and Nizip-Alahacı regions of Gaziantep in February and March 2017. The pupae were kept in cages and parasitoids from Cheloninae (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) were obtained. Chelonus chetini Beyarslan & Şahan sp. nov. is described as a new species for science. The new species is described and the figures of its diagnostic characters are given.
BEYARSLAN, AHMET and ŞAHAN, YASEMİN BENGÜ
"A new species of Chelonini (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) from pistachio twig borer moth (Kermania pistaciella Amsel (Lep.: Tineidae)) in Gaziantep,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 43:
4, Article 7.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol43/iss4/7