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Compsophorus variabilis (Morley)

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

Epijoppa variabilis Morley, 1915. Holotype inthe Natural History Museum, London (NHMUK). Type locality:


Female Holotype NHMUK

Photographs Davide Dal Pos (University of Central Florida).


Distribution

South Africa, Uganda.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Morley, C. 1915. A revision of the Ichneumonidae based on the collection in the British Museum (Natural History) with descriptions of new genera and species Part IV. Tribes Joppides, Banchides and Alomyides. British Museum, London. 167pp.

Credits

Photographs Davide Dal Pos (University of Central Florida).

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