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Heterischnus mkomazi Rousse & van Noort

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

Heterischnus mkomazi Rousse & van Noort, 2013. Holotype: in Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town (SAMC).

Heterischnus nsp habitus dorsal Heterischnus nsp habitus profile
Heterischnus nsp head mesosoma dorsal Heterischnus nsp mandible
Heterischnus nsp habitus face Heterischnus nsp propodeum
Heterischnus nsp T2 Heterischnus nsp wings
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Senegal, Tanzania.


Host: unknown.


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.


Photographs Pascal Rousse (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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