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1 January 2007 A NEW SPECIES OF METAPHYCUS MERCET (HYMENOPTERA: ENCYRTIDAE) FROM CHINA, PARASITOID OF PARASAISSETIA NIGRA (NIETNER) (HOMOPTERA: COCCOIDEA)
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Metaphycus parasaissetiae sp. n., belonging to M. zebratus species group, is described from China. Photomicrographs are provided to illustrate morphological characters of the species. Metaphycus parasaissetiae is an important parasitoid of the Nigra Scale, Parasaissetia nigra (Nietner).

Yan-Zhou Zhang, Da-Wei Huang, Yue-Guan Fu, and Zheng-Qiang Peng "A NEW SPECIES OF METAPHYCUS MERCET (HYMENOPTERA: ENCYRTIDAE) FROM CHINA, PARASITOID OF PARASAISSETIA NIGRA (NIETNER) (HOMOPTERA: COCCOIDEA)," Entomological News 118(1), 68-72, (1 January 2007). https://doi.org/10.3157/0013-872X(2007)118[68:ANSOMM]2.0.CO;2
Received: 10 April 2006; Accepted: 1 April 2006; Published: 1 January 2007
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