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Heterischnus olsoufieffi (Heinrich)

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

Aethiopischnus olsoufieffi Heinrich 1936. Holotype: in Instytut Zoologiczny, Warszawa-Warsaw (MZPW). Type locality:


Female Holotype (MZPW)

Heterischnus olsoufieffi habitus dorsal

Heterischnus olsoufieffi habitus profile

Heterischnus olsoufieffi head mesosoma dorsal

Heterischnus olsoufieffi propodeum

Heterischnus olsoufieffi face

Heterischnus olsoufieffi T2

Heterischnus olsoufieffi wings

Heterischnus olsoufieffi labels


Male paratype in ZSMC, Munich

 

 


Non-type female CAS


Distribution

Madagascar.

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Heinrich, G.H. 1936. Mission Scientifique de l'Omo. Tome III. Fascicule 28. Hymenoptera III. Ichneumonidae: Ichneumoninae. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Paris, Zoologie. 4:227-244.

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).

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. 2024. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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