A contribution to the ichneumon wasps (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) from the forests of northern Iran

Abstract :

Ichneumonid wasps (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) from the forests of Northern Iran is preliminary studied in this paper. A total of eleven species from ten genera (including Cylloceria, Ichneumon, Ischnus, Lissonata, Phaestacoenitus, Perithorus, Polysphincta, Protichneumon, Scambus, Temelucha) and seven subfamilies (including Banchinae, Cremastinae, Cryptinae, Cyllocerinae, Ichneumoninae, Phrudinae and Pimplinae) were collected. All species are new records for Iranian fauna


Keyword :

Ichneumonidae, Parasitoid, Fauna, New record, Forests, Iran


Author(s) : Ghahari, H., Jussila, R., Kolarov, J., Sedivy, J.
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Published Issue : 2010 Vol. 5 Number 1


2010 Vol. 5 Number 1