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  Afreumenes melanosoma (de Saussure)

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Vespoidea; Family: Vespidae; Subfamily: Eumeninae; Genus: Afreumenes)

Eumenes melanosoma de Saussure, 1852. Holotype Type Locality: Java.

Eumenes sulcigaster Gribodo, 1884. Holotype Type Locality: Scioa, Ethiopia.


Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda




Bequaert J., 1918. A Revision of the Vespidae of the Belgian Congo Based on the Collection of the American Museum Congo Expedition, With A List of Ethiopian Diplopterous Wasps. Bulletin A. M. N. H, Vol. 39: 2-384.


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

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2024. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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