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A new species of Corioxenos (Stylopoidea) parasitizing Antestiopsis cruciata (F.) (Homoptera, Pentatomidae) in India

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An account is given of Corioxenos raoi, a new Stylopoid species that parasitizes Antestiopsis cruciata (F.) (Pentatomidae), a pest of jasmine in South India. The new species is distinguished from Corioxenos antestiae Blair, the only other known representative of the genus.

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Bulletin of Entomological Research
  • ISSN: 0007-4853
  • EISSN: 1475-2670
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