A New Species of Phanerotoma Wesmael (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Cheloninae) From the Andaman Islands, India

Zootaxa. 2014 Aug 26;3856(4):595-600. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3856.4.8.

Abstract

A new species Phanerotoma andamanensis Gupta & van Achterberg sp. nov. is described from the Andaman Islands, India. Differences of the new species from the other Oriental species are discussed. Phanerotoma agarwali Varshney & Shujauddin, 1999, is a junior synonym of P. syleptae Zettel, 1990, syn. nov.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animal Structures / anatomy & histology
  • Animal Structures / growth & development
  • Animals
  • Body Size
  • Female
  • India
  • Islands
  • Male
  • Organ Size
  • Wasps / anatomy & histology
  • Wasps / classification*
  • Wasps / growth & development