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Ormyrus flavipes Bouček

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Ormyridae; Genus: Ormyrus)

Ormyrus flavipes Bouček 1981 (in Bouček, Watsham & Wiebes) 1981. Holotype: in The Natural History Museum, London. Type locality: Zimbabwe




Zimbabwe (Distribution of host fig in lighter colours)

Biology Parasitoid of Syceurytoma ficus (Eurytomidae) breeding in Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.


Bouček Z., A. Watsham & J.T. Wiebes, 1981. The fig wasp fauna of the receptacles of Ficus thonningii (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea). Tijdschrift Voor Entomologie, 124(5): 149-233.


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Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2023. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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