Neochalcis fertoni (Kieffer, 1899),

Falahatpisheh, Ali, Fallahzadeh, Majid, Dousti, Abu Fazel & Delvare, Gérard, 2018, Review of Iranian Chalcididae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) with nomenclatural notes, Zootaxa 4394 (2), pp. 251-269: 261

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4394.2.8

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scientific name

Neochalcis fertoni (Kieffer, 1899)
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Neochalcis fertoni (Kieffer, 1899) 

Euchalcis fertoni  KIEFFER 1899: 371. ORIgINAL DESCRIpTION ♂. FRANCE, CORSICA. Orthochalcis fertoni  (KIEFFER): KIEFFER 1905: 265.

Neochalcis fertoni  (KIEFFER): STEFFAN 1951C: 85.

Material examined. Type material. Euchalcis fertoni  . Holotype, a pinned ♂, labelled 'chalcidien Neochalcis  d'un nid d'Odynerus gallicus Sauss ronce Corse' [manuscript, Kieffer's handwriting] / 'Holotype ♂ Euchalcis fertoni  det. Z. Bouček, 1989 = Neochalcis fertoni  [manuscript, Bouček's handwriting] / Holotype [BMNH format] / 'in coll. Kieffer as Neochalcis' (in MNHN). Euchalcis barbara  . Holotype ♀ (in MNHN). Other material. IRAN: Fars, Larestan, loc. 4, 06.vi.2112, (1 ♀) (in CIRAD: GDEL0373).

Distribution. Neochalcis fertoni  is widely distributed in Europe and the Mediterranean Basin, reaching even England (Askew 1992).

Hosts. The type was reared from a Vespidae  (subfamily Eumeninae) (Kieffer 1899) and the other hosts reported belong to Megachilidae (Bouček 1952)  .