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Leptotogea melanoptera (Morley)

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

Melanichneumon melanoptera Morley 1919. Holotype: inthe Natural History Museum, London (NHMUK). Type locality:

Distribution

Leptotogea melanoptera_map

Uganda

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Morley, C. 1919. On some equatorial and other species and genera of African Ichneumoninae contained in the collection of the British Museum. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1919:117-171.

Credits

HOLOTYPE Leptotogea melanoptera Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko).

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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