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Leptotogea pulchella (Morley)

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

Platylabus pulchellus Morley 1916. Holotype: in South African Museum, Cape Town. Type locality:


Leptotogea pulchella_ map

South Africa


Host: unknown.


Morley, C. 1916. On some South African Ichneumonidae in the collection of the South African Museum. Annals of the South African Museum. 15:353-400.


HOLOTYPE Platylabus pulchellus Photographs Aisha Mayekiso Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town.

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


Next genus: Liojoppa                 Next species: Leptotogea usambararum

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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