Norwegian Journal of Entomology. 2015, 62 (1), 104-109
The study of the family Encyrtidae at the Natural History Museum of Oslo continues. Sixteen species are reported for the first time from Norway in this revision, bringing the total number of Norwegian encyrtids up to 123. Comments on the biology and distribution for these species are given. The three species Bothriothorax cyaneus Nikol’skaya, 1952, Ooencyrtus acastus Trjapitzin, 1967 and Trjapitzinellus arboricola Myartseva, 1980 are reported for the first time from Europe. The aim of this study is to highlight the distribution of the family in Norway and to provide a complete list of the Norwegian species.
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