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Thaumasura australica (Westwood)


(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Chalcidoidea; Family: Lyciscidae; Subfamily: Lyciscinae; Genus: Thaumasura)


Belonea australica Westwood 1874. Holotype: in Hope Entomological Collections, Oxford University Museum, Oxford. Type locality: Australia-Victoria.


South Africa.

Also Indo-Australian region: Australia, Indonesia, Papa New Guinea, Solomon Islands.


Host: unknown


Gibson, G.A.P. 2003, Phylogenetics and classification of Cleonyminae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea: Pteromalidae). Memoirs on Entomology, International 16: 1-339.

Westwood, J.O. 1874. Thesaurus entomologicus Oxoniensis; or, illustrations of new, rare, and interesting insects,. for the most part contained in the collection presented to the University of Oxford by the Rev. F.W. Hope. xxiv+205pp, 40 plates. Oxford.


Photographs and map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of Cape Town).


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Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


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

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