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Containing group: Stylopidia


Bohart, R. M. 1951. The Myrmecolacidae of the Philippines. Wasmann Journal of Biology l9: 83-103.

Brailosky, H. 1974. Una nueva especie de Stichotrema Hofeneder 1910 (Strepsiptera, Myrmecolacidae) para Mexico. Revista de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural 35: 167-173.

Chattopadhyay, A. K. & Chaudhuri, P. K. 1980. Record of genus Caenocholax Pierce (Myrmecolacidae, Strepsiptera) from India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 76: 490-492.

Chaudhuri, P. K., Gosh, M. & Das Gupta, S.K. 1983. Notes on Indian Strepsiptera with descriptions of three new species. Dt. Entomo. Z. N. F. 30: 23-29.#

Chaudhuri, P. K., Das Gupta, S. K. & Chatterjee, A. K. 1979. Description of a new species of Parastylops (Strepsiptera, Stylopidae) from Arunchal Pradesh. Oriental Insects 12: 387-389.

Dover, C. 1929. XVI. On Strepsiptera from the Malay Peninsular. Federation Museums Journal) 13: 263-264.

Frost, S. W. 19 Insects taken in light traps at the Archibold Biological Station, Highlands County, Florida. Florida Entomologist 47: 130-161.

Fox, J. W. 1967b. Liberian Strepsiptera in the Smithsonian collection with description of seven Myrmecolacidae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 124: 1-14.

Fox, J. W. & Fox, R. M. 1964. A new genus and species of Stylopidae (Strepsiptera) from Liberia, West Africa. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 6: 754-756.

Green, E. E. 1902. A stylopid attracted by light. Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine 13: 219.

Günther, V. 1949. Strepsiptera from Trinidad. B. W. I. Acta Societatis Entomologicae Bohemiae (Cechoslovenicae) 46: 47-50.

Halbert, N. R., Ross, L. D., Kathirithamby, J., Wolley, J. B. & Johnston, J. S. 2001. Phylogenetic analysis as a means of species identification within Myrmecolacidae (Strepsiptera). Tijschrift voor Entomologie 144: 179-186.

Hirashima, Y. & Kifune, T. 1974. Comments on Stichotrema a genus of stylops parasitic on Orthopteran insects. Konchu to Shizen 9: 7-10. [Translation].

Hirashima, Y. & Kifune, T. 1974. A new species of Strepsiptera parasitic on an Orthopteron from Okinawa, Japan (Studies on the Japanese Strepsiptera II). Mushi 47: 75-79.

Hofeneder, K. 1949. Über einige Strepsipteren. Brotéria 18: 109-122.

Hofeneder, K. 1910b. Stichotrema n. g. Dalla-Torreanum n. sp. Eine in einer Orthoptere lebende Strepsiptere. Zoologischer Anzeiger 36: 47-49.

Hofeneder, K. 1920. Stichotrema n. g. Dalla-Torreanum mihi eine neue Strepsiptere aus einer Orthoptere. Senckenbergergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft 36: 39 -446.

Honda, M. 1977. Notes on Stichotrema asahinai Hirashima et Kifune, a strespsipteron parasitic on a long-horned grasshopper, Mecapoda elongata L. Kontyû Tokyo 45: 526-530.

Johnston, V. & Morriosn, W. 1979. New North American distribution records of the four species of Strepsiptera. Entomological News 90: 251-255.

Jones, D., Williams, M. L. & Jones, G. 1980. Records of Strepsiptera in Alabama. Journal of the Georgian Entomological Society 15: 404-406.

Kathirithamby, J. 1991. Stichotrema robertsoni spec. n. Strepsiptera: Myrmecolacidae): The first report of stylopization in minor workers of an ant (Pheidole sp. Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of Entomology of South Africa 54: 9-15.

Kathirithamby, J. 1992. Descriptions of Strepsiptera (Insecta) from South East Asia, with a checklist of the genera and species occurring in the region. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 41: 173-201.

Kathirithamby, J. 1993c. Myrmecolacidae (Strepsipteraa) from Australia. Invertebrate Taxonomy 7: 859-873.

Kathirithamby, J. 1994. Additions to Strepsiptera (Insecta) from Southeast Asia. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 42: 551-554.

Kathirithamby, J. & Hughes, D. P. 2002. Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera :Myrmecolacidae) parasitic in Camponotus planatus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in Mexico: is this the original host? Annals of the Entomological Society of America 95: 558-563.

Kathirithamby J. & D. Grimaldi 1993. Remarkable statis in some Lower Tertiary parasitoids: descriptions, new records and review of Strepsiptera in the Oligo-Miocene amber of the Dominican Republic. Entomological Scandinavica 24: 31- 41.

Kathirithamby, J. & J. S. Johnston. 1992. Stylopization of Solenopsis invicta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) by Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera:Myrmecolacidae) in Texas. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 85: 293-297.

Kathirithamby, J. & S. J. Johnston. 2004. The discovery after 94 years of the elusive female of a myrmecolacid (Strepsiptera), and the cryptic species of Caenocholax fenyesi Peirce sensu lato. Procroceedings of the Royal Society London B (Supplement) 271: S5-S8.

Kathirithamby, J, & T. Kifune.1991. The first report of Myrmecolacidae (Strepsiptera: Insecta) from the Palaearctic Region. The Entomologist 110: 188-192.

Kathirithamby, J. 1994. Additions to Strepsiptera (Insecta) from South East Asia. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 42: 551-554.

Kathirithamby, J. 1994. Records and a checklist of Strepsiptera (Insecta) from Sri Lanka. Journal of South Asian Natural History 1: 17-25.

Kathirithamby, J., Solulu, T. & Caudwell, R. 2001. Descriptions of female Myrmecolacidae (Strepsiptera) parasitic in Orthoptera (Tettiginiidae) In Papua New Guinea. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 144: 187- 196.

Kifune, T. 1979. New localities of Caenocholax fenyesi Pierce 1909 (Strepsiptera:

Myrmecolacidae). Kontyû Tokyo 47: 411.

Kifune, T. 1981. Records of the Strepsiptera from West Malaysia, with descriptions of a new genus, Malayaxenos and five new species. Kontyû Tokyo 49:322-333.

Kifune, T. 1983a. Discovery of Myrmeocolax rossi Bohart, 1951 from North Sumatra, Indonesia (Strepsiptera, Myrmecolacidae). Kontyû, Tokyo 51: 308.

Kifune, T. 1983b. A new Stichotrema from Thailand (Strepsiptera: Myrmecolacidae) (Notulae Strespipterologicae VIII). Kontyû Tokyo 51: 83-89.

Kifune, T. 1986. Notes on Strepsiptera (VII) Transactions of the Essa Entomological Society (Niigata) 63: 47-59 [in Japanese].

Kifune, T. 1987. Myrmecolacidae (Strepsiptera) of Nigeria, with descriptions of two new species (Notulae Strepsipterologicae-XIX). Kontyû Tokyo 55: 502-508.

Kifune, T. & Brailovsky, H. 1997. Occurrence of Caenocholax fenyesi (Strepsiptera, Myrmecolacidae) in Belize, Central America. Japan Journal of Entomology 65: 436.

Kifune, T. & Hirashima, Y. 1979. Two new species of Strepsiptera from Thailand (Notulae Strepsipterologicae - IV). Esakia 14: 61-71.

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Kinzelbach, R. K. 1983. Fächerflügler aus dem dominikanischen Bernstein (Insecta: Strepsiptera: Myrmecolacidae). Verh. naturwiss. Ver. Hamburg (N.F.) 26: 29-36.

Kinzelbach, R. K. & Lutz, H. 1985. Stylopid larva from the Eocene – a spotlight on the phylogeny of the Stylopids (Strepsiptera). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 78: 600-104.

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Scientific Name Caenocholax fenyesi
Reference D. Pierce. 1911. Strepsiptera. Genera Insectorum diriges par P. Wytsman 121.
Sex Male
Scientific Name Myrmecolax nietneri
Reference D. Pierce. 1911. Strepsiptera. Genera Insectorum diriges par P. Wytsman 121.
Sex Male
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