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Description of A New Species of Trissolcus Ashmead (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) Parasitic on Eggs of Megymenum gracilicorne Dallas (Hemiptera: Dinidoridae)

Kazunori MATSUO, Yoshimi HIROSE and Norman F. JOHNSON. Japanese Journal of Systematic Entomology, 26 (1): 19–22. June 30, 2020.


Trissolcus brevinotaulus Matsuo, Hirose, and Johnson sp. nov. (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) is described as an egg parasitoid of Megymenum gracilicorne Dallas, 1851 (Hemiptera: Dinidoridae) in Japan. This is the first record for a Trissolcus species that parasitizes eggs of Dinidoridae.