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Schizopyga Gravenhorst, 1829

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

Schizopyga Gravenhorst, 1829. Type species: .

Afrosphincta Benoit, 1953. Type species: Afrosphincta congica Benoit, 1953. Synonymy by Gauld  & Dubois (2006).

 

Schizopyga alinae Varga & Reshchikov 2018

 

Schizopyga congica (Benoit, 1953)

Schizopyga curvicauda (Seyrig, 1935)

 

Schizopyga congica (Benoit, 1953)

Distribution

Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Uganda.

Biology

Host: unknown.

References

Gauld, I & Dubois, J 2006. Phylogeny of the Polysphincta group of genera (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae; Pimplinae): A taxonomic revision of spider ectoparasitoids. Systematic Entomology. 31. 529 - 564. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3113.2006.00334.x

Varga O & Reshchikov A. 2018. Schizopyga alinae, a genus of pimpline parasitoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae) new to the Afrotropical region. Zootaxa 4422: 291295. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4422.2.9

Credits

Photographs Oleksandr Varga (Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, NAS of Ukraine).

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


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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