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Spanophatnus ruficeps Cameron

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

Spanophatnus ruficeps Cameron 1905. Holotype: in South African Museum, Cape Town. Type locality:


Spanophatnus ruficeps_map

South Africa


Host: unknown.


Cameron, P. 1905. On the Hymenoptera of the Albany Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa (Second paper).  Record of the Albany Museum. 1:185-244.


HOLOTYPE Spanophatnus ruficeps Photographs Aisha Mayekiso Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town.

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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