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The basal lineages of Mymaridae (Hymenoptera) and description of a new genus, Borneomymar. 2001. Huber, J.T. pages 44-46 in Parasitic Wasps: Evolution, Systematics, Biodiversity and Biological Control ; International Symposium: "Parasitic Hymenoptera: Taxonomy and Biological Control" (14-17 May 2001, Kőszeg, Hungary)

Year: 2001

Issued by: Great Lakes Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 34900

Language: English

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Mymaridae with 5-segmented tarsi and an 8-segmented antennal funicle in females are putataively primitive. They include the extant genera Boudiennyia, Eustochomorpha, Gonatocerus, Ooctonus, and one new genus, Borneomymar, gen.nov., with three new species B. duscus sp. nov., from Borneo, B. madagascar sp. nov., from Madagascar, and B. primitivum sp. nov., from Sulawesi. Relationships of these genera are discussed and summarized in an intuitive cladogram.