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Encyrtoscelio turneri Waterston

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Platygastroidea; Family Scelionidae; Subfamily: Scelioninae; Genus: Encyrtoscelio)

Encyrtoscelio turneri Waterston 1927. Holotype: in The Natural History Museum, London (BMNH). Type locality


Mozambique, Oman, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania.

Also Palaearctic region: Israel, Italy, Morocco.


Host: unknown.


Waterston, J. 1927. A remarkable scelionid (Hymenoptera-Proctotrypoidea) South Africa. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1927 (1):1 49-153.


Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Next genus: Endecascelio

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2023. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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