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Eurygenys Townes

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

Eurygenys Townes 1971. Type species: Eurygenys ricinorum Townes 1971.

Eurygenys bilbo Rousse, Villemant & Seyrig, 2011
Eurygenys gamour Rousse, Villemant & Seyrig, 2011
Eurygenys kerlioretensis Rousse, Villemant & Seyrig, 2011


Eurygenys ligulatus (Morley, 1926)

Eurygenys ricinorum Townes, 1971


Madagascar, South Africa.


Host: Trabala sp. (Lasiocampidae).


Rousse, P., Villemant, C. & Seyrig, A. 2011. Ichneumonid wasps from Madagascar. 5. Ichneumonidae Cremastinae. Zootaxa, 3118, 1-30.

Townes, H.K. 1971. The genera of Ichneumonidae, Part 4. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute. No.17. 372pp.


Photographs by Agničle Touret-Alby © MNHN (specimens database http://coldb.mnhn.fr) or by Aisha Mayekiso © Iziko Museums of South Africa. Map illustration © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).
  Next genus: Noxocremastus

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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