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Lissosculpta tangana (Kriechbaumer)

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

Ichneumon tanganus Kriechbaumer 1894. Holotype: in Transvaal Museum, Pretoria. Type locality:

Distribution

Lissosculpta tangana_map

Guinea, Ivory Coast, Tanzania, Zimabwe, South Africa

Biology

Host: unknown.

Credits

HOLOTYPE Ichneumon  tangana Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko) Transvaal Museum, Pretoria.

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

 

  Barichneumon grandis (junior synonym) Morley 1916. Holotype: in South African Museum, Cape Town. Type locality:

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Kriechbaumer, J. 1894. Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae a medico nautico Dr. Joh. Brauns in itinere secundo ad oras Africae lecta. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift. 39:297-318.  

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.

Credits

HOLOTYPE Barichneumon grandis Photographs Aisha Mayekiso Iziko Museums.

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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