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Revision of the Neotropical species of Trichacis Foerster (Hymenoptera: Platygastroidea: Platygastridae), with description of 24 new species

Arias-Penna, Tania Milena; Masner, Lubomir; Delsinne, Thibaut

Arias-Penna, Tania Milena, Masner, Lubomir, Delsinne, Thibaut (2012): Revision of the Neotropical species of Trichacis Foerster (Hymenoptera: Platygastroidea: Platygastridae), with description of 24 new species. Zootaxa 3337: 1-56, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.281325

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