Universal Chalcidoidea Database

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Neophytis melanostictus Compere, 1955

[ Aphelinidae : Aphelininae ]
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Aphytis melanostictus Compere
Compere, H. 1955, A systematic study of the genus Aphytis Howard (Hymenoptera, Aphelinidae) with description of new species. University of California Publications in Entomology 10(4):287 [ According to Triapitsyn & Kim (2008:74-75) the holotype of melanostictus is not in the USNM and may never have been labelled as the primary type. ]    
New species, figs., USNM, United States of America-California
Myartseva, S.N. (2004), A new species of Aphytis Howard, 1900 (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) from Mexico. Folia Entomológica Mexicana 43(1) pp. 155-160    
Compared with Aphytis mashae Myartseva (page 158)
Myartseva, S.N.; Ruiz-Cancino, E.; Coronado-Blanco, J.M. (2010), The genus Aphytis Howard (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Aphelinidae) in Mexico, key to species and description of a new species. Dugesiana 17(1) pp. 81-94     view Compere, H.  (1955) in PDF format
Compared with Aphytis miquihuana Myartseva (page 89)
Neophytis melanosticus (Compere)
Kim, J.-W.; Heraty, J. (2012), A phylogenetic analysis of the genera of Aphelininae (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), with generic key and descriptions of new taxa. Systematic Entomology 37 pp. 497-549    
New combination based on misspelt species name Aphytis melanostictus Compere (page 531)