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Costifrons Townes

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

Costifrons Townes 1970. Type species: Costifrons rufibasis Townes 1970.

 

Costifrons kolleri (Cameron, 1912)

  Costifrons obesus (Tosquinet, 1896)
Costifrons_parvidens_HOLOTYPE

Costifrons parvidens (Cameron, 1906)

 

 

Costifrons pernix (Tosquinet, 1896)

 

Costifrons pulcher (Szépligeti, 1916)

  Costifrons rufibasis Townes, 1970
  Costifrons rufolineatus (Cameron, 1912)

 

Costifrons severus (Tosquinet, 1896)

 

Costifrons testaceus (Morley, 1916)

Distribution

Costifrons_map

Egypt, Siere Leone, Togo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Angola, Tanzania, South Africa

Biology

Host: Drendrolimus sp. (Lasiocampidae)

Reference

Townes, H.K. 1970. The genera of Ichneumonidae, Part 2. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute. No.12.(1969) 537pp.

Credits

Page developed by Aisha Mayekiso
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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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