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Hemibystra persiba (Tosquinet)

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

Hoplismenus persibus Tosquinet, 1896. Holotype in Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Genoa. Type locality: Ragazzi, Ethiopia.

Female holotype Genoa

Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa). Taken with Entovision Leica multi-stacking system in 2007.

Hemibystra_persiba_habitus_dorsal Hemibystra_persiba_habitus_lateral
Hemibystra_persiba_head_frontal Hemibystra_persiba_head_mandibles
Hemibystra_persiba_head_mesosoma_dorsal Hemibystra_persiba_head_mesosoma_lateral
Hemibystra_persiba_petiole_dorsal Hemibystra_persiba_petiole_lateral
Hemibystra_persiba_propodeum Hemibystra_persiba_wings

Female holotype Genoa

Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa), taken with a hand-held Nikon FE2, 35 mm slide film and 105 mm macro lens in 2003.




Host: unknown.


Tosquinet, J. 1896. Contributions à la faune entomologique de l'Afrique. Ichneumonides. Mémoires de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 5: 1-430.


Photographs © 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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