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Anacharis afrotropica Mata-Casanova & Pujade-Villar

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Cynipoidea; Family: Figitidae; Subfamily: Anacharitinae; Genus: Anacharis)

Anacharis afrotropica Mata-Casanova & Pujade-Villar, 2015. Holotype in: the Natural History Museum, London (BMNH). Type locality: Cape Province, Somerset East, South Africa.

Classification

Distribution

Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, South Africa, Uganda.

Biology

Unknown.

References

Mata-Casanova N, Selfa J & Pujade-Villar J. 2015. Description of two new species of Anacharis Dalman, 1823 (Hymenoptera: Figitidae, Anacharitinae) from the Afrotropical Region. African Entomology 23: 314320. http://dx.doi.org/10.4001/003.023.0222

Credits

 

Photographs N. Mata-Casanova & J. Pujade-Villar (Universitat de Barcelona).

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum).

Matt Buffington (Systematic Entomology Laboratory, USDA/ARS) and Mattias Forshage (Swedish Museum of Natural History) both played an integral role in the development of the Cynipoidea pages.

 

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Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2024. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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