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Crytea leucotrochus (Kriechbaumer)

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

Ichneumon leucotrochus Kriechaumer 1894. Holotype: in Transvaal Museum, Pretoria. Type locality: Selagon Bay, Mozambique.

Distribution

Crytea leucotrochus_map

Tanzania, Mozambique, South Africa

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Heinrich, G.H. 1968. Synopsis and reclassification of the Ichneumoninae Stenopneusticae of Africa south of Sahara (Hym.).Vol.IV. Farmington State College Press. pp.693-942.

Credits

HOLOTYPE Crytea leucotrochus Photographs Simon van Noort Transvaal Museum, Pretoria.

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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