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Abstract

A new record of a parasitoid (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) of an invasive mealybug Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) from Turkey.

Abstract

The parasitoid, Aenasius arizonensis (Girault, 1915) (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), was recorded from the invasive mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) after the collection of 2016 adults in Turkey. Aenasius arizonensis is a new record for the Encyrtidae of Turkey.