Cotesia cuprea (Lyle, 1925)

Gadallah, Neveen S., Ghahari, Hassan & Peris-Felipo, Francisco Javier, 2015, Catalogue of the Iranian Microgastrinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), Zootaxa 4043 (1), pp. 1-69: 17

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-FFC9-AC3E-3DDF-FBFCBBE8C262

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cotesia cuprea (Lyle, 1925)
status

 

Cotesia cuprea (Lyle, 1925) 

Distribution in Iran. Lorestan ( Ghahari et al. 2012 b).

Distribution outside Iran. Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, former Czechoslovakia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania, Mongolia, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, UK ( Yu et al. 2012).

Host records. Gregarious parasitoid of Lycaena phlaeas  , it has been also bred from Lycaena helle  in Germany, Plebejus argus  in France and Lampides boeticus  ( Nixon 1974; Yu et al. 2012), Lycaena dispar  , L. thersamon  , Plebejus (Vacciniina) optilete  , Polyommatus icarus  , Zizeeria knysna ( Yu et al. 2012)  . Çikman and Uygun (2003) reported this species from Chromatomyia horticola  and Liriomyza trifolii  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Braconidae

Genus

Cotesia