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Name - Acerophagus Smith 1880

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Reported Taxonomic Hierarchies

Animalia (Kingdom)
Arthropoda (Phylum)
Insecta (Class)
Hymenoptera (Order)
Apocrita (Suborder)
Terebrantia (Group)
Chalcidoidea (Superfamily)
Encyrtidae (Family)


Original Description Reference

  • [Title unknown.] North American Entomologist, i 1880: Unpaginated. [Zoological Record Volume 17]

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Zoological Record

Recent Publications

  • [Title unknown.]
  • A New Species of the Genus Acerophagus Smith (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) from China.
  • Acerophagus artelles sp nov (Hymenoptera Chalcidoidea Encyrtidae), a biocontrol agent of Dysmicoccus grassii (Leonardi) (Hemiptera Coccoidea Pseudococcidae) on banana in the Canary Islands (Spain).
  • Encyrtidae of Costa Rica (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea), 3. Subfamily Encyrtinae: Encyrtini, Echthroplexiellini, Discodini, Oobiini and Ixodiphagini, parasitoids associated with bugs (Hemiptera), insect eggs (Hemiptera, Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, Neuroptera) and ticks (Acari).
  • One new species and one new record species of Acerophagus (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) from China with a key to Chinese species.

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