Species of Idiomacromerus Crawford in Turkey (Hymenoptera: Torymidae: Microdontomerini)

Abstract :

In Turkey 25 species of Idiomacromerus Crawford 1914 (Hymenoptera: Torymidae), were found in several parts of Turkey. The species are: I. curticaudatus (Szelenyi) (new record);  I. papaveris (Förster, 1856), I. akdenizeus (Doganlar), elevated as distinct species from synonyms list of I. papaveris (new status) and, 22 of them as new species: I. yunusi sp. nov., I. sebnemae sp. nov., I. gumusensis sp. nov., I. selimensis sp. nov., I. aladagensis sp. nov., I. erzurumensis sp. nov., I. golbasinensis sp. nov., I. lutfiyeae sp. nov., I. aslihanae sp. nov., I. zerovaae sp. nov., I. nigdenensis sp. nov., I. haliti sp. nov., I. oguzhani sp. nov.,  I. mbahadiri sp. nov., I. uguranlari sp. nov., I. neslihanae sp. nov., I. zeynepbanuae sp. nov., I. gozuaciki sp. nov., I. hasandagus sp. nov., I. turhalensis sp. nov., I. karakurtensis sp. nov., I. fursovi sp. nov.. The following species were transferred to Pseuderimerus as new combinations: P. urospermi (Askew 2004), P. semiaeneus (Szelényi 1957) and P. bouceki (Zerova & Seryogina, 1997), and the following ones to Microdontomerus as new combinations: M. mesoplanus (Askew & Nieves-Aldrey 2007), M. ephedricola (Askew 2000) and M. longicornis (Askew 1997). Idiomacromerus pannonicus (Ruschka, 1923) was moved from the torymid list of Turkey.The new species were described and diagnostic characters were illustrasted, and an identification key for the 48 palearctic species was provided

Keyword :

Idiomacromerus spp., Torymidae, key, Turkey

Author(s) : Doğanlar, M.
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Published Issue : 2016 Vol. 11 Number 2

2016 Vol. 11 Number 2