The new genus Katytermus from Malaysia (type species: Katytermus palmicola spec. nov.) is described and illustrated. The new genus belongs to a new tribe, Tetratermini, of the subfamily Lysiterminae. The type species has been reared as a gregarious endoparasite of a "katydid" longhorn grasshopper (Gryllacrididae).

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Keywords Hymenoptera, Braconidae, Lysiterminae, Tetratermini, Katytermus, Platyrmus, Tetratermus, Gryllacrididae, Oriental, Australian, key
Journal Zoologische Mededelingen

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van Achterberg, C, & Steiner, H. (1996). A new genus of Tetratermini (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Lysiterminae) parasitic on grasshoppers (Gryllacrididae). Zoologische Mededelingen, 70(17), 249–259.