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Syzeuctus tonganus (Kriechbaumer)

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Ichneumonoidea; Family: Ichneumonidae; Subfamily: Banchinae; Genus: Syzeuctus)

Lissonota tongana Kriechbaumer, 1894. Holotype in Transvaal Museum, Pretoria (TMSA). Type locality: Tanga, Tanzania.

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Distribution

Tanzania.

Biology

Hosts: Chilo orichalcociliellus (Crambinae), Eccopsis wahlbergiana (Olethreutinae), Phycita diaphana (Phycitinae).

Reference

Kriechbaumer, J. 1894. Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae a medico nautico Dr. Joh. Brauns in itinere secundo ad oras Africae lecta. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 39: 297-318.

Credits

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

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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