Additional records of the genus <i>Acropimpla townes </i> (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae) from Vietnam and an updated key to species

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  • Pham Thi Nhi

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.15625/2615-9023/v42n4.15354

Keywords:

Ichneumonidae, new records, parasitoids, taxonomy.

Abstract

Two species of the genus Acropimpla, viz. A. bicarinata (Cameron) and A. uchidai (Cushman), are recorded for the first time from Vietnam. An updated,  illustrated key to all eight Vietnamese species of Acropimpla is provided.

 

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Pham Thi Nhi

Department of Insect Systematics

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Published

01-10-2020

How to Cite

Nhi, P. T. (2020). Additional records of the genus <i>Acropimpla townes </i> (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae) from Vietnam and an updated key to species. Academia Journal of Biology, 42(4). https://doi.org/10.15625/2615-9023/v42n4.15354

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