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Leptoperilissus Schmiedeknecht

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

Leptoperilissus Schmiedeknecht, 1913. Type species: Leptoperilissus oraniensis Schmiedeknecht, 1913.

 

Leptoperilissus areolaris (Hedwig, 1957)

 

Leptoperilissus nitidus Horstmann, 1981

 

Leptoperilissus oculator Aubert, 1974

Distribution

Palaearctic region: Algeria, Bulgaria, Egypt, Iran, Israel, Morocco, Oman, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Tunisia, Western Sahara.

Biology

Host: Ostrinia nubilalis (Pyraloidea).

Reference

Schmiedeknecht, O. 1913. Opuscula Ichneumonologica. V. Band. (Fasc. XXXIII-XXXV.) Tryphoninae. Blankenburg in Thüringen. pp. 2563-2802.

Credits

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

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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