Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Taxonomic notes on Indian species of Echthroplexis Förster (Hymenoptera, Encyrtidae), with descriptions of two new species.

Abstract

Echthroplexis longipedicellus sp. n. is described from females reared from coccinellid larvae feeding on Aonidiella orientalis on Dalbergia sissoo in Uttar Pradesh in 1981, and E. tumkurensis sp. n. is described from a female reared from a coccinellid larva feeding on Coccus sp. on mango in Tumkur, Karnataka. Notes are included on some other species of the genus from India.