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oa African Entomology - A revision of the Yelicones species (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Rogadinae) from Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, with descriptions of four new species

 

Abstract

The braconid wasp genus Yelicones Cameron from Africa and the Arabian Peninsula is revised. Eight species are recognized. Four new species are descriptionbed: Y. africana and Y. gessi from South Africa; Y. minutus from Nigeria; Y. nigromaculatus from the Seychelles and South Africa. Yelicones vojnitsi Papp, originally descriptionbed from Tanzania, is recorded from Oman, Egypt, Niger, Senegal, Kenya, Namibia and South Africa; intraspecific variation is documented. Yelicones divaricatus Papp, originally descriptionbed from Kenya, is recorded from Niger; Y. elegans Papp, originally descriptionbed from Tanzania, is recorded from Nigeria and South Africa. An identification key is provided.

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1997-01-01
2016-12-05
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