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Temelucha boops (Cushman)

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

Crematus boops Cushman 1934. Holotype in U.S. National Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C. Type locality

Distribution

Namibia, Tanzania.

Biology

Host: Audeoudia haltica (Phycitinae).

Reference

Cushman, R.A. 1934. A new species of Cremastus from an African "jumping bean". Arbeiten über Morphologische und Taxonomische Entomologie 1: 103-104.

Credits

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

 Next genus: Trathala


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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