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Alieniscus Benoit, 1951

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Chrysidoidea; Family: Chrysididae; Subfamily: Amiseginae)

Alieniscus Benoit, 1951

Alieniscus arnoldi Benoit, 1951
Alieniscus mutilloides Krombein, 1957

Distribution

Afrotropical region: Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Benoit, P.L.G. 1951. Alieniscidae nomen novum pro Alienidae Bridwell. Bull. Ann. Soc. Ent. Belg., Brussels 87: 90-92.

Krombein, K.V. 1957.  A generic review of the Amiseginae, a group of phasmatid egg parasites, and notes on Adelphinae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 82: 147-215.

Credits

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

 

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Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2020. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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