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Majeed M, Jamali M M, Jabbar Mir S. Taxonomic study of Indian species of the genus Entedon Dalman (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Eulophidae), with description of two new species. J. Ins. Biodivers. Syst.. 2021; 7 (1) :75-93
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1- School of Agricultural Sciences, Glocal University, Saharanpur 247 121, Uttar Pradesh, India.
2- School of Agricultural Sciences, Glocal University, Saharanpur 247 121, Uttar Pradesh, India. , majidjamali1988@gmail.com
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The Indian species of Entedon Dalman (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae: Entedoninae) are reviewed. The review includes seven species, of which E. shivalikensis Majeed & Jamali sp. nov., E. dehradunensis Majeed & Jamali sp. nov. are described  and illustrated. Entedon thoubalensis (Chisti & Shafee, 1983), E. gunturensis (Shafee & Rizvi, 1985), and E. longicorpus (Khan & Shafee, 1982) are redescibed and diagnostic characters are presented for two species: E. punctiscapus Thomson, 1878, E. pempheridis Ferrière, 1930. An identification key to Indian species of the genus Entedon is also provided.
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Article Type: Research Article | Subject: New Taxa/Hymenoptera
Received: 2020/09/23 | Accepted: 2020/11/5 | Published: 2020/11/14

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