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Lycorina yui Rousse & van Noort

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

Lycorina yui Rousse & van Noort, 2013. Holotype in Iziko South African Museum, Cape Town (SAMC). Type localityKoeberg Nature Reserve, 3337.622'S 1824.259'E

Holotype female  
Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 dorsal
Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 mesosoma Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 face
Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 metasoma propodeum Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 top head
Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 wings Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046333 female labels
Paratype male  
Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046335 male profile Lycorina yui SAM-HYM-P046335 male labels


South Africa.


Host: unknown.


Rousse, P. & van Noort, S. 2013. Revision of the Afrotropical Lycorininae (Ichneumonidae; Hymenoptera) with description of a new species from South Africa. Zootaxa 3666 (2): 252266. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3666.2.8

Rousse, P. & van Noort, S. 2014. Revision of the Afrotropical Lycorininae (Ichneumonidae; Hymenoptera) II. Three new species and additional distribution records. Zootaxa 3884 (3): 222234. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3884.3.2


Photographs Pascal Rousse (Iziko South African Museum).


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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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