Microplitis rufiventris Kokujev, 1914

Gadallah, Neveen S., Ghahari, Hassan & Peris-Felipo, Francisco Javier, 2015, Catalogue of the Iranian Microgastrinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), Zootaxa 4043 (1), pp. 1-69: 32

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4043.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:5CB5D7F3-6C3D-4D55-BBDB-FC0C3274477F

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/317C87E2-FFC6-AC31-3DDF-FD38BA06C339

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Microplitis rufiventris Kokujev, 1914
status

 

Microplitis rufiventris Kokujev, 1914 

Distribution in Iran. Alborz, Tehran ( Farahani et al. 2014).

Distribution outside Iran. Afghanistan, China, Cyprus, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Romania, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan ( Yu et al. 2012).

Host records. This species is considered as a solitary endoparasitoid of the American bollworm Helicoverpa armigera  , cotton leafworm Spodoptera littoralis  and the lesser cotton worm Spodoptera exigua  ( Hegazi and Führer 1985; Yu et al. 2012). Yu et al. (2012) reported this species from Chelonis inanitus, Pteromalus semotus  , Spodoptera cilium  , and S. frugiperda  .