New records and new host associations of genus Platygaster (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) from India


  • Regional Institute of Education (RIE), Sachivalaya Marg, Bhubaneswar – 751022, Odisha
  • Zoological Survey of India, M- Block, New Alipore, Kolkata – 700053, West Bengal
  • Government Arts and Science College, Kozhikode – 673018, Kerala



Hymenoptera, India, Leaf Gall, Platygastridae, Platygaster


Platygaster cf. achterbergiana Buhl is described for the first time from India and the hitherto unknown female of Platygaster neostriatitergitis Veenakumari and Buhl is described with illustrations. New host association is provided for Platygaster luteipes Buhl and Platygaster narendrani Ushakumari. P. luteipes has no specificity in host plant associations.


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M. Anjana, K. Rajmohana, & Saleem, U. K. A. (2023). New records and new host associations of genus <I>Platygaster</I> (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 123(1), 21–26.





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