Andrei Humala

Andrei Humala
Karelian Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences | Karelian Research Centre of RAS · Forest Research Institute

Ph D

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Introduction
Additional affiliations
September 2010 - June 2012
University of Oslo
Position
  • Senior Researcher
Education
October 1995 - December 1999
Zoological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences
Field of study
  • entomology
December 1983 - June 1989
Leningrad State University
Field of study
  • entomology

Publications

Publications (158)
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Tree stand dynamics, changes in the ground vegetation and soils, and species diversity of wood-decaying fungi were studied in pristine middle boreal spruce forests affected by a surface fire in the Vodlozersky National Park (Arkhangelsk Region, Russia) in 2011. In the third year after the fire, the burnt area was dominated by birch, which contribut...
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The orthocentrine ichneumonid genera Gnathochorisis and Symplecis are reported for the first time from India with the description of two new species. Taxonomic keys for the identification of Indomalayan Gnathochorisis and Symplecis are provided along with the illustration of the new species.
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Three genera of Darwin wasps, Entypoma Förster, 1869, Hemiphanes Förster, 1869, and Neurateles Ratzeburg, 1848 are reported for the first time from South Korea. The following new records of seven species: Entypoma robustum Förster, 1871, Hemiphanes erratum Humala, 2007, H. performidatum Rossem, 1988, Neurateles compressus (Thomson, 1897), Plectisci...
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Впервые проведено экспресс-исследование энтомофауны национального парка «Онежское поморье», находящего на северо-западе Архангельской области. Сборы насекомых были сделаны вдоль восточного побережья Онежской губы Белого моря по большей части на удалении не более 2–3 км от береговой линии. Всего нами отмечено 616 видов из 9 отрядов насекомых, больша...
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The genus Triancyra Baltazar, 1961 was recorded in Russian Karelia (NW Russia) based on the discovery of a new species, Triancyra onegensis sp. nov., which is described here. The genus Triancyra is reported from the Western Palaearctic for the first time. The new species can be distinguished from congeners by its club-shaped antenna with strongly t...
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Oriental members of the genus Gnathochorisis Förster, 1869 (Ichneumonidae: Orthocentrinae) are reviewed, two species: G. leleji sp. nov. from Malaysia and G. malaisei sp. nov. from Myanmar, are described and illustrated. The genus Gnathochorisis is recorded from the Oriental region for the first time.
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A revised checklist of the Ichneumonidae of Germany is provided. The list represents an updated version of an earlier checklist published in 2001. The present list includes several records of species that are new for the German fauna and species that were discovered since the last checklist was published. The present checklist was compiled as part...
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Five species of the genus Proclitus (Ichneumonidae: Orthocentrinae): P. attentus Förster, 1871, P. comes (Haliday, 1838), P. fulvicornis Förster, 1871, P. fulvipectus Förster, 1871, and P. praetor (Haliday, 1838), are reported in South Korea for the first time. Until now, only one species, Proclitus heterocerus (Thomson, 1888), had been reported fr...
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A new parasitoid wasp species, belonging to the genus Stenomacrus (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Orthocentrinae), was found in several Dutch plant nurseries. Here we describe, illustrate and discuss the biology, morphology and molecular characterisation of Stenomacrus meijeri sp. nov. It was reared from < 24 h old larvae of the fungus gnat Bradysia i...
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Sphinctus pereponicus Humala, sp. n. is described by a single female from Khasan District of the Primorsky Krai. The new species easily differs from other representatives of the genus by its abundant yellow pattern, entirely yellow face, reduced carination of propodeum and a large number of flagellomeres in antennae.
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Several local populations of remarkable Odonata species Nehalennia speciosa (Coenagrionidae) are reported for the first time from the Republic of Karelia. N. speciosa is considered a threatened species in Europe even though it is widespread throughout the Palaearctic region. The species was found within several nature protected areas of Karelia, wh...
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Издание включает описания и сведения о состоянии, распространении, принятых и необходимых мерах охраны 310 видов растений и животных, занесенных в Красную книгу Республики Карелия. Очерки представлены для видов, относящихся к группе категорий статуса редкости «находящиеся под угрозой исчезновения», включая ряд видов, занесенных в Красную книгу Росс...
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Twenty six species of the genus Orthocentrus Gravenhorst occurring in South Korea are reviewed. This is the first record of the genus from South Korea. Fifteen species, O. brachycerus sp. nov. , O. caudalis sp. nov. , O. consobrinus sp. nov. , O. flavescens sp. nov. , O. koreanus sp. nov. , O. leei sp. nov. , O. leucostomus sp. nov. , O. orientalis...
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The article provides an annotated list of 147 ichneumonid species from 20 subfamilies resulted from the faunistic studies in the North of the European part of Russia, mainly on the territories of the Republic of Karelia and the Murmansk Province. Of these, 20 species are reported for the fauna of Russia for the first time, 22 species are new in the...
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The Mexican species of the genus Orthocentrus Gravenhorst are reviewed. Fortytwo species of the genus Orthocentrus are described as new: O. areolatus sp. nov., O. aztecus sp. nov., O. brevicornis sp. nov., O. collaris sp. nov., O. contrerasi sp. nov., O. coronadoae sp. nov., O. dorsofuscus sp. nov., O. elongatus sp. nov., O. flavoorbitalis sp. nov....
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As a result of the treatment of Zoological Institute RAS collections and own author's collections, an annotated species list of 75 ichneumon wasps from subfamilies Cylloceriinae, Microleptinae, Orthocentrinae and Oxytorinae was provided. Of those species, 18 have not been previously recorded on the territory of Russia, four species are listed for t...
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Hymenoptera is one of the largest insect orders, with a world fauna approximately of 160 thousand species in more than 8420 genera from 94 extant families, a Palaearctic fauna of 50–60 thousand estimated species, and a Russian fauna of 15.3 thousand species in 1999 genera from 78 families. The modern classification of Hymenoptera is given. The seco...
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Based on the results of a recent faunistic study, an annotated list of species of the suborder Auchenorrhyncha (infraorders Cicadomorpha and Fulgoromorpha) is provided for the Republic of Karelia and the Murmansk Region as well as the adjacent territory of the Arkhangelsk Region in the Vodlozersky National Park. The list contains information on the...
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As a result of the treatment of Zoological Institute RAS collections and own author’s collections, an annotated species list of 75 ichneumon wasps from subfamilies Cylloceriinae, Microleptinae, Orthocentrinae and Oxytorinae was provided. Of those species, 18 have not been previously recorded on the territory of Russia, four species are listed for t...
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In this faunistic survey, findings of 114 Ichneumoninae species (excluding the tribe Phaeogenini) from Republic of Karelia, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk Regions are reported. Among them, five species are recorded from Russia for the first time, 54 species are new for the fauna of the Republic of Karelia, 17 for the Murmansk and seven species for the Ar...
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Viable populations of two remarkable Coleoptera species – Cucujus cinnaberinus (Cucujidae) and Metoecus paradoxus (Rhipiphoridae) are reported for the first time from the Republic of Karelia (Russia). Cucujus cinnaberinus is a threatened species in northern Europe while Metoecus paradoxus is a widespread Palaearctic species actively dispersing nort...
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A list of 40 species of Mesochorinae (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae) resulting from study of the material collected in the Karelia and Murmansk Areas as well as in some adjacent territories, is given. Among those, 15 species, namely, Astiphromma aggressor (Fabricius, 1804), A. nigrocoxatum (Strobl, 1904), A. tenuicorne (Thomson, 1886), A. uliginosum S...
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South Korean species of the genus Eusterinx Förster are reviewed here. Nine species of the genus Eusterinx are found to occur in South Korea, and five species, Eusterinx (E.) elongata sp. nov., E. (Holomeristus) hirtis sp. nov., E. (Ischyracis) fulvipes sp. nov., E. (I.) petiolata sp. nov. and E. (I.) rufithorax sp. nov., are described. Four more s...
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Two species of the genus Eusterinx Förster from the Mexican State of Tamaulipas are described: E. (Divinatrix) longipes sp. nov. and E. (Ischyracis) tenuiventris sp. nov.
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The Neotropical species of the genus Gnathochorisis (Ichneumonidae: Orthocentrinae) are reviewed, seven species: G. enodis sp. nov., G. khalaimi sp. nov. from Mexico, G. intercalaris sp. nov., G. punctata sp. nov., G. rufa sp. nov., G. rufithorax sp. nov. from French Guiana, and G. dilleri sp. nov. from Peru are described and illustrated, and one s...
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The Neotropical species of the genus Gnathochorisis (Ichneumonidae: Orthocentrinae) are reviewed, seven species: G. enodis sp. nov., G. khalaimi sp. nov. from Mexico, G. intercalaris sp. nov., G. punctata sp. nov., G. rufa sp. nov., G. ru-fithorax sp. nov. from French Guiana, and G. dilleri sp. nov. from Peru are described and illustrated, and one...
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Seven species of the genus Cylloceria are found to occur in Mexico. Of them, C. morelia Humala et Khalaim sp. nov. is described as new, and two species, C. alvaradoi Gauld and C. rubrica Dasch, are recorded from Mexico for the first time. New data on distribution of four other species in Mexico are provided. Cylloceria alvaradoi is also recorded fo...
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A new parasitoid wasp species belonging to the genus Megastylus (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Orthocentrinae) found in an orchid nursery in The Netherlands is described and illustrated: Megastylus woelkei sp. nov. It was reared from parasitized larvae of fungus gnats (Diptera: Keroplatidae). The biology of this new species and the possibility to use...
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The first Oriental species of the genus Eusterinx Förster, 1869, E. (Divinatrix) leleji sp.n., from north of Borneo Island is described and illustrated. A key to all five known species of subgenus Divinatrix Rossem, 1987 is provided. В роде Eusterinx Förster, 1869 описывается и иллюстрируется первый ориентальный вид E. (Divinatrix) leleji sp.n. с...
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In this faunistic survey, we give distributional records of 33 species of Mesochorinae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) which have recently been collected in Northwestern Russia. Of these, 13 taxa are new for the Russian fauna, namely Mesochorus curvicauda Thomson, 1886, M. declinans Habermehl, 1922, M. diluvius Schwenke, 1999, M. errabundus Hartig, 18...
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Two genera of Korean Orthocentrinae, Gnathochorisis and Symplecis, are reviewed, and keys to species of these genera are provided here. Two new species, Gnathochorisis fuscipes Humala & Lee, sp. n. and G. koreensis Humala & Lee, sp. n. are described from South Korea. The current state of the taxonomy of Eastern Palaearctic orthocentrines is briefly...
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Previously, 1218 Lepidoptera species were recorded from Karelia Republic of Russian Federation (Catalogue.., 2008]. In the present paper it is proposed to add 246 species for Karelia, namely Microlepidoptera (153 species), Macrolepidoptera (93 species: 72 nocturnal & 21 diurnal). 23 species of Macrolepidoptera have evidently appeared in the territo...
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Приведены данные о новых находках ряда редких и примечательных видов насекомых в Карелии, в том числе новых для фауны республики и Восточной Фенноскандии. В основном указанные находки приурочены к южным районам Карелии. Эти виды насекомых можно разделить на две группы: в первую входят виды из плохо изученных отрядов, к другой группе можно отнести в...
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The present paper contains new distributional records for 33 species of parasitoid wasps of the subfamily Orthocentrinae (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae) previously not recorded in Norway, 5 species are reported from the Nordic countries for the first time.
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Zaonezhye Peninsula (Zaonezhsky Peninsula; Заонежский полуостров in Russian transcription) is situated on the northwestern coast of Lake Onega in the Republic of Karelia, Russia. The territory of Zaonezhye is unique in that it contains nearly every type of terrain and unconsolidated sediment known in the vast expanses of northwest Russia. It is als...
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The leafhopper Kybos strobli (Wagn.) is reported from Russian territory for the first time. The species was found in the Republic of Karelia. It is the species north-easternmost known habitat as well as the first finding in Fennoscandia.
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A new species of the genus Megastylus Schiødte, M. (Dicolus) kasparyani sp. n., is described from tropical Mexico. New data on distribution of the Holarctic species M. (D.) pectoralis Förster in Mexico is provided.
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The present paper contains new distributional records for 61 species of ichneumon wasps (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae) previously unknown for Norway, six of them are reported from Scandinavia for the first time.