A New Species of Trimorus (Neotrimorus) (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) from Andaman Islands, India


  • National Bureau of Agriculturally Important Insects, Bangalore, 560 024, India
  • Zoological Survey of India, Western Ghats Regional Centre, Calicut, Kerala, 673 006, India


Trimorus (Neotrimorus) ferrari sp. nov. (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) is described along with images from the Andaman islands. This is the third species described in this subgenus from India. All species in this genus are known to be parasitoids of eggs of carabid beetles. A key to subgenera of Trimorus and a key to species of Neotrimorus are provided.


Trimorus, Neotrimorus, Andaman Islands, India.

Subject Discipline


Full Text:


  • There are currently no refbacks.