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Gambroides nimbipennis (Seyrig)

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

Vadonina nimbipennis Seyrig 1952. Holotype: in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris. Type locality

Distribution

Gambroides nimbipennis_map

Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Sierre Leone, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda

Biology

Hosts: Busseola fusca (Amphipyrinae), Chilo orichalcociliellus (Crambinae), Chilo partellus (Crambinae), Maliarpha (Peoriinae)

Reference

Seyrig, A. 1952. Les Ichneumonides de Madagascar. IV Ichneumonidae Cryptinae. Mémoires de l'Académie Malgache. Fascicule XIX. 213 pp.

Credits

HOLOTYPE Gambroides nimbipennis Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko) © Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.

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