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Charops cantator (DeGeer) 

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

Ichneumon cantator DeGeer 1778. Holotype: desposition unknown Type locality

Distribution

South Africa.

Also Palaearctic Region.

Biology

Host: Peucedanum oreoselinum (Dicotyledoneae).

Reference

DeGeer, C. 1778. Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des insects. Tome Septieme. Stockholm. P. Hesselberg. 950 pp. (Ichneumon in 594-596)

Credits

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).
  Next genus: Chriodes

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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