Aphidius asteris Haliday, 1834,

Rakhshani, Ehsan, Barahoei, Hossein, Ahmad, Zubair, Starý, Petr, Ghafouri-Moghaddam, Mostafa, Mehrparvar, Mohsen, Kavallieratos,, 2019, Review of Aphidiinae parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) of the Middle East and North Africa: key to species and host associations, European Journal of Taxonomy 552, pp. 1-132: 6-7

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2019.552

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:173B2F6E-D172-41FE-A78D-FDCE5562E1BB

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3477267

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038B879A-986D-FFED-FDBF-EB2A0AB67F15

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Aphidius asteris Haliday, 1834
status

 

Aphidius asteris Haliday, 1834 

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Host records

Macrosiphoniella  spp. ( Rakhshani et al. 2011).

Distribution in the Middle East and North Africa

Iran ( Rakhshani et al. 2011); Egypt ( El-Ghiet et al. 2014).

General distribution

Holarctic, Oriental.

Remarks

Record of Aphidius asteris  in association with alfalfa fields ( El-Ghiet et al. 2014) can be a reason of migration from adjacent plants infested with Macrosiphoniella  aphids/or a misidentification.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Aphidius