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Heterischnus krausi Schönitzer

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

Heterischnus krausi Schönitzer, 1999. Holotype: in Zoologisches Staatsammlung, München. Type locality: Limuru-Katamayu River, Kenya.

Heterischnus krausi habitus dorsal images/Heterischnus krausi habitus profile_330.jpg
Heterischnus krausi head and mesoscutum Heterischnus krausi propodeum
Heterischnus krausi face Heterischnus krausi T2
Heterischnus krausi wings Heterischnus_krausi_labels

Distribution

Kenya.

Biology

Host: unknown.

References

Diller, E. & Schönitzer, K. 1999. Die Heterischnus-Arten der athiopischen Faunenregion (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae, Ichneumoninae, Alomyini). Entomofauna 20(17): 293-298.

Rousse P, van Noort S & Diller E. 2013. Revision of the Afrotropical Phaeogenini (Ichneumonidae, Ichneumoninae), with description of a new genus and twelve new species. Zookeys 354: 1-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.354.5968.

Credits

Photographs © Pascal Rousse or Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

 

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Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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