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Sisyrostolinae

Classification and checklist of Afrotropical sisyrostoline wasps

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

  • Subfamily: Sisyrostolinae

    •  Genus Brachyscleroma Cushman, 1940

    •  Genus Erythrodolius Seyrig, 1932

      • Erythrodolius calamitosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius dolosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius dubiosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius formosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius granulosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius maculosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius meticulosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius scrupulosus Seyrig, 1932 (Madagascar)

      • Erythrodolius speciosus Seyrig, 1934 (Madagascar)

    •  Genus Icariomimus Seyrig, 1932

    •  Genus Melanodolius Saussure, 1892

      • Melanodolius brevicornis (Kriechbaumer, 1895) (Cameroon, Gabon)

      • Melanodolius congoensis (Enderlein, 1919) (Democratic Republic of Congo

      • Melanodolius enderleini (Schulz, 1906) (Tanzania, Zimbabwe)

      • Melanodolius extrilidus (Tosquinet, 1896) (Togo)

      • Melanodolius fulviventris (Tosquinet, 1896) (Cameroon)

      • Melanodolius giganteus (Fahringer, 1936) (Central African Republic)

      • Melanodolius maximus (Tosquinet, 1896) (South Africa, Tanzania)

      • Melanodolius melanarius (Cameron, 1911) (South Africa)

      • Melanodolius metuendus Saussure, 1892 (Madagascar)

      • Melanodolius niger (Enderlein, 1904) (Tanzania)

      • Melanodolius rufipennis (Brullé, 1846) (South Africa)

      • Melanodolius testaceicornis (Tosquinet, 1896) (Mozambique)

References

Bennett, A.M.R., Sääksjärvi, I.E. and Broad, G.R.  2013Revision of the New World species of Erythrodolius (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae: Sisyrostolinae), with a key to the world species. Zootaxa 3702 (5): 425–436. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3702.5.2

Cushman, R.A. 1940. New genera and species of Ichneumon-flies with taxonomic notes. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 88: 355–372. http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00963801.88-3083.355

Fitton, M.G. and Gauld, I.D. 1976. The family-group names of the Ichneumonidae (excluding Ichneumoninae) (Hymenoptera). Systematic Entomology 1: 247-258.

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

Kriechbaumer, J. 1895. Hymenoptera nova exotica Ichneumonidae e collectione Dr. Rich. Kriegeri. Sitzungsberichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Leipzig 1893/4: 124–136.

Quicke, D.L.J., Laurenne, N.M., Fitton, M.G. & Broad, G.R. 2009. A thousand and one wasps: a 28S rDNA and morphological phylogeny of the Ichneumonidae (Insecta: Hymenoptera) with an investigation into alignment parameter space and elision. Journal of Natural History 43: 1305–1421. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00222930902807783

Seyrig, A. 1932. Les Ichneumonides de Madagascar I. Ichneumonidae: Pimplinae. Mémoires de l'Académie Malgache, 11: 1–183.

Saussure, H. de 1892. Hymenoptères. In: Grandidier A. Histoire physique naturelle et politique de Madagascar. 20. À L’Imprimerie Nationale, Paris. 590 pp.

Townes, H.K. and Townes, M. 1949. A revision of the genera and of the American species of Tryphoninae Part I. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42: 321-395.

Townes, H.K., Townes, M. & Gupta, V.K. 1961. A catalogue and reclassification of the Indo-Australian Ichneumonidae. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 1: 1–522.

Yu D.S., van Achterberg, K., Horstmann, K. 2011. World Ichneumonoidea 2011. Taxonomy, biology, morphology and distribution. Available from Vancouver, Canada: Taxapad. www.taxapad.com

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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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