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Acrolyta Förster

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

Acrolyta Förster, 1869. Type species: Acrolyta empretiae Ashmead 1896.

 

Acrolyta buccata (Seyrig, 1952)

Acrolyta_crassicornis

Acrolyta crassicornis (Seyrig, 1952)

Acrolyta dindar Rousse & Villemant, 2011
 

Acrolyta flaviger (Seyrig, 1952)

 

Acrolyta nigrina (Seyrig, 1952)

Distribution

 

Biology

Host: unknown.

References

Ashmead, W.H. 1896. Descriptions of new parasitic Hymenoptera. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 23:179-234. 

Förster, A. 1869. Synopsis der Familien und Gattungen der Ichneumonen. Verhandlungen des Naturhistorischen Vereins der Preussischen Rheinlande und Westfalens. 25(1868):135-221.

Rousse, P. & Villemant, C. 2012. Ichneumons in Reunion Island: a catalogue of the local Ichneumonidae (Hymenoptera) species, including 15 new taxa and a key to species. Zootaxa 3278: 1–57.

Seyrig, A. 1952. Les Ichneumonides de Madagascar. IV Ichneumonidae Cryptinae. Mémoires de l'Académie Malgache. Fascicule XIX. 213 pp.

Credits

Photographs by Agničle Touret-Alby © MNHN (specimens database http://coldb.mnhn.fr).
  Next genus: Afretha

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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