Ostrovsky A.M. 2019. Paraxenos sphecidarum (Dufour, 1837), a new record of strepsipteron (Insecta: Strepsiptera: Xenidae) for the fauna of Belarus // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.18. No.3: 186–187 [in English].

Gomel State Medical University, Lange Str. 5, Gomel 246000 Belarus. E-mail: Arti301989@mail.ru

doi: 10.15298/euroasentj.18.3.07

ABSTRACT. Paraxenos sphecidarum (Dufour, 1837) (Strepsiptera: Xenidae) is firstly recorded in Gomel Region of Belarus near Gomel city (June 2016) and Uza village (August 2017) as a parasite of sphecid wasp Ammophila sabulosa (Linnaeus, 1758). Brief information on distribution and ecology of the species is given.

KEY WORDS: Paraxenos sphecidarum, fauna, Belarus.

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