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Dicamptus banqui Delobel

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

Dicamptus banqui Delobel 1976. Holotype: in American Entomological Institute, Florida. Type locality:

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Central African Republic.


Host: unknown.


Delobel, A. 1976. Les espèces Éthiopiennes du genre Dicamptus (Hym. Ichneumonidae, Ophioninae, Enicospilini). Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 11: 457-479.

Gauld, I.D. & Mitchell, P.A. 1978. The taxonomy, distribution and host preferences of African parasitic wasps of the subfamily Ophioninae (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae). Commonwealth Institute of Entomology, Slough, England, 287 pp.


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Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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