Platygasteridae

Platygasteridae

[‚plad·ē·ga′ster·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Proctotrupoidea.
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Descriptions of three new species of Amitus Haldeman (Hymenoptera: Platygasteridae), parasitoids of known whiteflies from the New World.
(Hym., Platygasteridae) of Italy, with descriptions of three new species.
A new Pelecinus-like genus and species of Platygasteridae. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 13: 124-125.
New species of the Mongolian proctotrupoid fauna (Hymenoptera: Proctotrupoidea, Ceraphronidae, Diapriidae and Platygasteridae).
Development time, sex ratio and longevity of Amitus fuscipennis MacGown & Nebeker (Hymenoptera: Platygasteridae) on the greenhouse whitefly.
Lethal temperatures of citrus blackfly Aleurocanthus woglumi (Hom: Aleyrodidae) and its parasite Amitus hesperidum (Hym: Platygasteridae).
Intrinsic rate of population increase of Amitus fuscipennis MacGown and Nebeker (Hym., Platygasteridae) according to climatic conditions and bean cultivar.