Khalaim A.I. 2017. Japanese species of Gelanes Horstmann, 1981 (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Tersilochinae) // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.26. No.1: 45–48 [in English].

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KEY WORDS: Japan, South Korea, fauna, new records, key, parasitoids.

ABSTRACT. Five species of the genus Gelanes Horstmann, 1981 are found to occur in Japan: G. clypeatus (Horstmann, 1971), G. cuspidatus Khalaim, 2002, G. gubarevae Khalaim, 2002, G. protritus Kim et Lee, 2013 and G. verendus Kim et Lee, 2013. This is the first record of Gelanes from Japan. An identification key to five species occurring in Japan is provided. New data on distribution of Gelanes in South Korea and remarks on type material are given. Colour photographs of G. clypeatus are presented for the first time.

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