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Dallatorrellinae

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Cynipoidea; Family Liopteridae)

Dallatorrellinae Kieffer, 1911

ClassificationLiopteridae keys

Mesocynips Cameron, 1903

Dallatorella Kieffer, 1911

Distribution

Australasian, Oriental regions.

Biology

Unknown, but possibly parasitoids of wood-boring insects.

References

Liu, Z. 2009. Phylogeny, Biogeography, and Revision of the Subfamily Dallatorrellinae (Hymenoptera: Liopteridae). American Museum Novitates. 3353. 1-23. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3113.1995.tb00099.x

Ronquist, F. 1995. Phylogeny and classification of the Liopteridae, an archaic group of cynipoid wasps (Hymenoptera). Entomologica Scandinavica Supplement 46: 1-74.

Ronquist, F. 1999. Phylogeny, classification and evolution of the Cynipoidea. Zoologica Scripta 28:139164.

Credits

Photographs Zhiwei Liu.


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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