Two new species of the rare genus Gastrotrypes Brues (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) from India

Keywords: Platygastridae, India, new species, key, Gastrotrypes


Gastrotrypes Brues (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) is a rare genus, represented so far by only 7 species globally. Two new species viz. Gastrotrypes brevis Sunita et Rajmohana sp. n. and Gastrotrypes carinatus Sunita et Rajmohana sp. n. are hereby described as new to science from Kerala, India. A revised identification key to species is also provided.


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How to Cite
SunitaP., RajmohanaK., ManojK., & AnjanaM. (2022). Two new species of the rare genus Gastrotrypes Brues (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) from India. Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae, 68(3), 239-246.