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Neotheronia melanocera (Holmgren)

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

Theronia melanocera Holmgren, 1868. Holotype: in Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm. Type locality:

Distribution

Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, South Africa, Tanzania.

Biology

Hosts: Argyrostagma niobe (Lymantriidae), Euproctis terminalis (Lymantriidae), Trichoplusia orichalcea (Noctuidae)

Reference

 

Credits

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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