oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - On some Chalcididae and Pteromalidae (Hymenoptera), with descriptions of new genera and species from Africa and one species from Asia

Volume 37, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



In the Chalcididae a new genus, Youngaia, and the following five species are descriptionbed: Chalcis vera from South Africa and South West Africa, Youngaia spinosa from Ghana, Hockeria nudaureliae from South Africa and Mozambique, Hockeria crassa from Angola and South Africa (both parasites in pupae of saturniid moths) and Hybothorax palparicida from South Africa. The known African species of Hockeria are listed, five of them being transferred from other genera and two being removed from Hockeria to Lasiochalcidia.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error