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Afromelanichneumon nigripalpis (Cameron)

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

Platylabus nigripalpis Cameron 1906. Holotype in South African Museum,  Cape Town. Type locality: South Africa

Distribution

Afromelanichneumon nigripalpis_map

South Africa

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Cameron, P. 1906. Descriptions of new species of parasitic Hymenoptera chiefly in the collection of the South African Museum, Cape Town. Annals of the South African Museum 5: 17-186.

Credits

Photographs Aisha Mayekiso (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

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

  Next genus: Afromevesia                        Next species: Afromelanichneumon ruficaudis

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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