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Mesostenus_cingulatus_HOLOTYPE

Owenus Townes

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

Owenus Townes 1970. Type species: Owenus minor Townes 1970.

Mesostenus_cingulatus_HOLOTYPE

Owenus cingulatus (Kriechbaumer, 1894)

 

 

Owenus crocator (Tosquinet, 1896)

 

Owenus minor Townes, 1970

 

Owenus variegatus (Morley, 1916)

Distribution

Owenus_map

Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

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

Credits

Photographs and map illustration  Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

  Next genus: Paraglyptus

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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