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silvia (Girault). Maine south to Md. west to Wis., Calif. Hosts: Coleophora

laricella (Hbn.), Exoteleia pinifoliella (Chamb.), Tetralopha robustella Zell., Recurvaria milleri Busck, R. apicitripunctella

(Clem.). Biology: Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 85. variipes Crawford. N. Y. south to Fla. west to La. and Tex.

Genus HORISMENUS Walker, pp. 467-468 *Pediobioidea Girault, 1911. Canad. Ent. 43: 407.

Type: Pediobioidea cyanea Girault. By monotypy. Taxonomy: Peck, 1963, loc. cit. supra, pp. 217, 220. lixivorus Crawford. Tex., Ariz. (delete Maine). Hosts: Lixus perforatus

Lec. (delete Phyllocnistis populiella Chamb.), microgaster (Ashmead). Va., N. C. Hosts: Callisto geminatella (Pack.), Te

tralopha robustella Zell., Pyrausta futilalis (Led.), Choristoneura rosaceana (Har.), Exoteleia pinifoliella (Cham.), Coleophora lari

cella (Hbn.) ; secondary par. Biology: Hill and Hough, 1957. Va. Agr. Expt. Sta. Tech. Bul. 130, p.

16.-Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 85. violaceus (Ashmead). Mass., Va.

Hosts: Lithocolletis cincinnatiella (Chamb.), L. crataegella Clem. Biology: Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 85.

Genus PEDIOBIUS Walker, Sup. 1, p. 68

I =Pleurotropis Foerster of Catalog, pp. 468-470)
* Mestocharomyia Girault, 1915. Queensland Mus. Mem. 3: 188. N. syn.

Type: Mestocharis lividus Girault. Orig. desig.
*Eupleurotropis Girault, 1917. Spec. Gen. nova Euloph., p. 3.

Type: Pleurotropis testaceipes Crawford. By monotypy. Taxonomy: Peck, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 223. albipes (Provancher). Maine and Ont., south to Va., west to Ill. Hosts:

Apanteles congregatus (Say), ? Gelis tenellus (Say), Dibrachys cavus (Walk.), Eupteromalus hemipterus (Walk.), agromyzid on

Helianthus, ? Lithocolletis sp. Entedon albitarsis Ashmead, 1888 (syn. by Burks, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p.

1259). albitarsis (Ashmead). Syn. of albipes (Provancher). benefica (Gahan). Syn. of nigritarsis (Thomson). bucculatricis (Gahan). Host: Xenochalepus dorsalis (Thunb.); may be secon

Biology: "Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 85. metallicus (Nees).

Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 123. niger (Ashmead), corrected spelling of nigra of Catalog. *nigritarsis (Thomson). Ont. south to Va. west to Alta. and S. Dak.; Europe.

Pleurotropis nigritarsis Thomson, 1878. Hym. Scand., v. 5, p. 251. 9, .. Pleurotropis benefica Gahan (syn. by v. Rosen, 1956. K. Lantbrukshög.

Ann. 23: 19). Taxonomy: v. Rosen, 1959. Ent. Tidskr. 80: 163.-Peck, 1963, loc. cit.

supra, p. 229. sexdentatus (Girault). Hosts: Sec. par. of Lepidoptera.

Biology: Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 86. splendens (Cook and Davis). Maine, Pa. Host: Eulophus anomocerus

(Crawford). tarsalis (Ashmead). Hosts: Sec. par. of Lepidoptera.

Biology: Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 86. wilderi (Howard). Minn. Host: Gelis sp. in spider egg case.

Genus ENTEDON Dalman, p. 470 Taxonomy: Hedqvist, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 144. leucogramma (Ratzeburg). Conn., Pa., S. C.; Europe. Taxonomy: Hedqvist, 1963, loc. cit. supra, pp. 145-146.-Graham, 1963. Soc. Brit. Ent. Trans. 15: 194-195 (possible syn.).

Genus PARACRIAS Ashmead, pp. 470_471 mirus (Girault). N. Y., Ohio. Hosts: Thysanocnemis spp. in ash seeds.

*Genus CHRYSONOTOMYIA Ashmead Chrysonotomyia Ashmead, 1904. Carnegie Mus. Mem. 1: 344.

Type: Eulophus auripunctatus Ashmead. Orig. desig. Insert in Entedontinae following Emersonopsis Girault, p. 471. *auripunctata (Ashmead). Fla.; West Indies. Hosts: Ctenodactylomyia wat

soni Felt gall on Coccolobus uvifera; gall on Pithecolobium. Eulophus auripunctatus Ashmead, 1894. Linn. Soc. London Jour., Zool.

25: 166. f.

Family ELASMIDAE This family is unnecessary: Elasmus itself is clearly eulophid, and the other genera now placed in the Elasmidae are closely related to Aphelinus Dalman. See Compere, 1947. Bul. Ent. Res. 38: 381.

Genus ELASMUS Westwood, pp. 471-472 apanteli Gahan. Wis. atratus Howard. N. H., Mass.

Biology: Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 86. *maculatus Howard. Fla.; West Indies. Hosts: Apanteles spp. Elasmus maculatus Howard, 1894. Linn. Soc. London Jour., Zool. 25:

103. 9. setosiscutellatus Crawford. Hosts: Apanteles spp. on lepidopterous larvae.

Family THYSANIDAE

Genus THYSANUS Walker, pp. 472–474 citrifolii (Ashmead). Delete entry; species cited in error for Siphonophora

citrifolii Ashmead, an aphid. coquilletti (Ashmead). Fla. Hosts: Aleuroplatus coronatus (Quaint.), A.

gelatinosus (Ckll.), Aleurodes sp. dactylopii (Ashmead). Tex., N. Mex. Host: Leucopis sp. pred. on mealybugs. elongatus (Girault). N. J., Md. Taxonomy: Ferrière, 1957. Opusc. Zool. 10: 6 (Signiphorina Nikols

kaja). fasciatus (Girault).

Biology: Arnaud, 1959. Ent. News 70: 163 (primary par.). flavopalliatus (Ashmead). Hosts: Prospaltella spp. Biology: Muma, 1959. Jour. Econ. Ent. 52: 582 (sec. par.),--Hughes,

1960. Fla. Ent. 43: 90 (sec. par.). louisianae Dozier. Fla. merceti (Malenotti). Calif. Hosts: Hemiberlesia lataniae (Sign.), H. rapax

(Comst.). Biology: DeBach, Kennett, and Pence, 1958. Jour. Econ. Ent. 51:

114-115 (primary par.).—Valenzuela, 1962. Agronomia (Colom

bia) 1: 41 (primary par.). niger (Ashmead).

Taxonomy: De Santis, 1957. La Plata Univ. Nac., Mus. Notas 19: 113.

occidentalis (Howard). Fla. pulcher (Girault). Ark. thoreauini (Girault). Hosts: Hemiberlesia lataniae (Sign.), H. rapax

(Comst.). Biology: DeBach, Kennett, and Pence, 1958, loc. cit. supra, pp. 114-115

(primary par.).

Family TANAOSTIGMATIDAE

Genus TANAOSTIGMODES Ashmead, p. 474 albiclavus Girault, corrected spelling of albiclava Girault of Catalog. Host:

Gall on Mimosa; prob. phytophagous. Nomenclature: Peck, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 331.

Family ENCYRTIDAE
Taxonomy: Ferrière, 1953. Schweiz. Ent. Ges. Mitt. 26: 1-45.—Erdös

and Novicky, 1955. Beitr. z. Ent. 5: 165-202.—Hoffer, 1955. Na-
rod. Mus. Praze Sborn. 11 (B): 3-21.-Hoffer in Kratochvil, 1957.
Česk. Akad. Ved. Stud. Pram., Sek. Biol. 18: 245-269.-Hoffer,
1960. Mus. Nat. Pragae Acta Faun. Ent. 6: 93-119.—Compere
and Annecke, 1960. Ent. Soc. S. Afr. Jour. 23: 375-389.-Tachi-
kawa, 1963. Ehime Univ. Mem. 9: 1-264 (host list, pp. 9-29).—De
Santis, 1963. Com. Inv. Cient. Prov. B. A. An. 4: 9-398.

Subfamily ENCYRTINAE

Genus TINEOPHOCTONUS Ashmead, p. 475 armatus (Ashmead). Fla.; Europe, S. Amer. Host: Anobium punctatum

(DeG.)

*Genus ERICYDNUS Walker Ericydnus Walker, 1837. Ent. Mag. 4: 363.

Type: Ericydnus paludatus Walker Desig. by Westwood,

1840. Insert in Encyrtinae following Tineophoctonus Ashmead, p. 475. *sipylus (Walker). Calif.; Europe.

Encyrtus sipylus Walker, 1837. Ent. Mag. 4: 445. .

Genus LEPTOMASTIX Foerster, p. 475 dactylopii Howard. Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 94.-Lloyd, 1958. Canad. Ent.

90: 450-461.

Genus ANAGYRUS Howard, pp. 475-476 antoninae Timberlake. Mexico. Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 75.- Questel and Genung, 1957.

Fla. Ent. 40: 123-125.—Dean and Schuster, 1958. Jour. Econ.

Ent. 51: 363-365.—Dean, 1960. Jour. Econ. Ent. 53: 694. fusciventr (Girault). Calif.; Hawaii, West Indies.

Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 75. * graminicolens Dozier. Tex.; West Indies. Host: ? Antonina graminis

(Mask.). Anagyrus graminicolens Dozier, 1937. Univ. P. R. Jour. Agr. 21: 123. .

[This may be a synonym of Cerchysius pulchricornis Howard,

1894, described from St. Vincent, W. I.]. pallidipes Ashmead. N. Y. south to Fla. west to Tex.

*Genus NEODUSMETIA Kerrich Neodusmetia Kerrich, 1964. Entomophaga 9: 76.

Type: Dusmetia sangwani Subba Rao. Orig. desig. Taxonomy: Burks, 1958 (1957). Brooklyn Ent. Soc. Bul. 52: 124-125.-

Richards, 1958. Roy. Ent. Soc. London Proc., ser B, 27: 61.-Ker

rich, 1964, loc. cit. supra, pp. 75-77. Insert in Encyrtinae following Anagyrus Howard, p. 476. *sangwani (Rao). Tex., Ariz.; Hawaii, Mexico, India, Pakistan. Host: An

tonina graminis (Mask.). Dusmetia sangwani Rao, Dec. 1957. Indian Acad. Sci. Proc. 46: 385. 4,

. *Dusmetia indica Burks, Jan. 1958 (1957). Brooklyn Ent. Soc. Bul. 52:

125. 4, 6. (Syn. by Narayanan, Subba Rao, and Rao, 1960. Natl.

Inst. Sci. India Proc. 26: 175.)
Biology: Dean, Schuster, and Bailey, 1961. Jour. Econ. Ent. 54: 953.-

Beardsley, 1961. Hawaii. Ent. Soc. Proc. 17: 327.-Kerrich, 1964,
loc. cit. supra, p. 75.

Genus COMPERIA Gomes, p. 476 merceti (Compere). Calif. Biology: Roth and Willis, 1960. Smithsn. Misc. Coll. 141: 244, 255, 351.

Genus APOANAGYRUS Compere, p. 476 californicus Compere. Ariz.

Genus ECTROMATOPSIS Compere, p. 476 americana (Howard). Tex., Ariz., Nev.; Mexico.

*Genus HUNGARIELLA Erdös.

(=Tetracnemus of Catalog, pp. 447_478) Hungariella Erdös, 1946. Mus. Natl. Hungarici Ann. Hist.-Nat. 39: 144.

Type: Hungariella piceae Erdös. Orig. desig. Delete generic syn. in Catalog, p. 477, under Tetracnemus; Charitopus Foerster extralimital and valid. Taxonomy: Erdös, 1955. Acta Zool. [Budapest) 1: 218.—Hoffer, 1959.

Mus. Nat. Pragae, Acta Ent. 33: 13-14.-Hoffer, 1960. Mus. Nat.

Pragae, Acta Faun. Ent. 6: 101. peregrina (Compere). Calif.; S. Africa, S. America. Hosts: Pseudococcus

gahani Green, P. maritimus (Ehrh.). Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 130. pretiosus (Timberlake). Calif.; Australia. Host: Pseudococcus maritimus

(Ehrh.). Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 130.—Bartlett and Lloyd, 1958.

Jour. Econ. Ent. 51: 92.

*Genus TETRACNEMUS Westwood

(=Tetracladia Howard of Catalog, p. 478) Paracalocerinus Girault, 1915; Catalog, p. 503. Masia Mercet, 1919; Catalog, p. 503. * Anusiella Mercet, 1923. Real Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. Bol. 23: 286.

Type: Anusiella heydeni Mercet. Orig. desig. * Placoceras Erdös, 1946. Frag. Faun. Hung. 9: 1.

Type: Placoceras colocense Erdös. By monotypy. Taxonomy: Erdös, 1955, loc. cit. supra, p. 221-223.-Hoffer, 1960, loc. cit.

supra, p. 101. americanus (Girault). Transf. from Paracalocerinus Girault, p. 503, teste

Peck, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 347. marylandia (Girault). Transf. from Paracalocerinus Girault, p. 503, teste

Peck, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 347.

tertius (Girault). Transf. from Paracalocerinus Girault, p. 503 teste Peck,

1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 347.

Genus TETRACNEMOPSIS Ashmead, p. 478 westwoodi (Cockerell). Que., Maine.

Genus PENTACNEMUS Howard, p. 478 bucculatricis Howard. Calif. Host: Argyresthia pilatella Braun.

Genus LEPTOMASTIDEA Mercet, p. 479 abnormis (Girault). Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 109.

Genus ENCYRTUS Latreille, pp. 479-480 * Allorhopoideus Brèthes, 1916. Buenos Aires Mus. Nac. Hist. Nat. Ann.

27: 425.

Type: Allorhopoideus mirabilis Brèthes. Orig. desig. Taxonomy: Masi, 1921. [Genova). Mus. Civ. di Stor. Nat. Ann., ser. 3,

9: 239. fuscus (Howard).

Taxonomy: Burks, 1964, loc. cit. supra, p. 1256. peckhamii (Ashmead). Que. and Ont. south to N. C., west to Wis. and Tenn. Host: Eulecanium quercifex (Fitch).

Genus PARALITOMASTIX Mercet, p. 481 pyralidis (Ashmead). Biology: Clausen, 1956, loc. cit. supra, p. 22.

Genus COPIDOSOMA Ratzeburg, pp. 481-483 Taxonomy: De Santis, 1963. Com. Iny. Cient. Prov. B. A. An. 4:

278-280, 284, 299-300. bakeri (Howard), new status. N. B. and Ont., south to Mass., west to Alta.

and Calif. Hosts: 10 spp. of Noctuidae, listed in Catalog under

subspp. of bakeri, p. 482. Copidosoma bakeri bakeri (Howard) of Catalog, raised to sp. by Peck,

1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 361. Berecyntus bakeri var. arizonensis Girault, 1916 (syn. by Peck, 1963, loc.

cit. supra, p. 361). Berecyntus bakeri var. gemma Girault, 1916 (syn. by Peck, 1963, loc. cit.

supra, p. 361). Berecyntus bakeri var. euroae Strickland, 1916 (syn. by Peck, 1963, loc,

cit. supra, p. 361). *deceptor Miller. _Throughout Canada and north. U. S. Hosts: Epinotia nan

ana (Treit.), Acleris variana (Fern.), Duvita vittella Busck, Eucordylia huntella Kief., Recurvaria apicitripunctella Clem., R. canusella Free., R. milleri Busck, R. moreonella Hein., R. nanella (Hbn.), R. starki Free., R. thujaella Kearf., Exoteleia dodecella (L.), E. pinifoliella (Cham.), Argyresthia aureoargentella

Brower. Copidosoma deceptor Miller, 1958. Pan-Pacific Ent. 34: 58. 9, . Biology: Stark, 1961. Canad. Jour. Zool. 39: 895.- Telford, 1961. Jour.

Econ. Ent. 54: 348.-Richards, 1963. Canad. Ent. 95: 519. gelechiae Howard, new status. Copidosoma gelechiae gelechiae (Howard) of Catalog, raised to sp. by

Peck, 1963, loc. cit. supra, p. 363. Copidosoma gelechiae var. saga Girault, 1920 (syn. by Peck, 1963, loc,

cit. supra, p. 364). Biology: Schaffner, 1959, loc. cit. supra, p. 86.-Miller, 1963. Ohio Jour.

Sci. 63: 71. geniculatum (Dalman). Ont.; Europe. Host: Rhyacionia frustrana

(Comst.).

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