Turkish species of Microdontomerus Crawford, 1907 with descriptions of new species (Hymenoptera: Toryidae: Microdontomerini)Abstract :
Turkish species of Microdontomerus
Crawford, 1907 (Hymenoptera: Torymidae), collected
from several parts, were studied in the last 20 years. In order to find and
identify the parasitoid species, an identification key for the 4 known species,
Microdontomerus annulata Spinola, M.
gurcukoyensis Doğanlar, M. direklinensis Doğanlar, M.
for the 8 new species found by this work, M.
maculosacus sp. nov., M. kocakeri
sp. nov., M. balikesirensis sp. nov.,
M. yigiti sp. nov., M. sivasensis sp. nov., M. ulukislanensis sp. nov., M. kayserinensis sp. nov.,and M. erzurumensis sp. nov. was provided.
The new species were described, their diagnostic characters were illustrated
and compared with the similar species of the genus
Microdontomerus spp., Hymenoptera, Torymidae, Turkey