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Ceratocryptus_bifrontalis_HOLOTYPE

Ceratocryptus Cameron

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

Ceratocryptus Cameron 1903. Type species: Ceratocryptus bituberculatus Viereck 1914.

Ceratocryptus_bifrontalis_HOLOTYPE

Ceratocryptus bifrontalis (Morley, 1926)

 

Ceratocryptus maesac (Seyrig, 1952)

Distribution

Madagascar, South Africa.

 

Also Indo-Australian: China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Cameron, P. 1903. Hymenoptera Orientalia, or Contributions to the knowledge of the Hymenoptera of the Oriental zoological region. Part IX. The Hymenoptera of the Khasia Hills. Part II. Section 2. Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society. 47(14):1-50.

Credits

Photographs by Aisha Mayekiso Iziko Museums of South Africa.

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

 

Next genus: Ceratodolius


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2023. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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