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Enicospilus braunsii (Kriechbaumer)

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

Dispilus braunsii Kriechbaumer 1901. Holotype: Africa Museum, Tervuren (MRAC). Type locality: Algoa Bay (South Africa).

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Photographed 1 March 2011 by Ivan Andersen in Jukskei Park, Randburg, Gauteng (South Africa).

Distribution

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Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda,

Biology

Host: unknown.

Reference

Kriechbaumer, J. 1901. Bemerkungen über Ophioniden. (Hym.) Zeitschrift für Systematische Hymenopterologie und Dipterologie. 1:152-155.

Credits

Photographs © Ivan Andersen.
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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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