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Schlettereriella Szépligeti

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

Schlettereriella Szépligeti,1914



Schlettereriella aurantieiceps (Cameron,1912) (Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda)

Schlettereriella bicolor (Szépligeti,1914) (Togo)

Schlettereriella brevipetiolata (Szépligeti,1914) (Equatorial Guinea)

Schlettereriella buettneri (Stadelmann,1893 (Togo)

Schlettereriella cameruna (Enderlein,1901) (Cameroon)

Schlettereriella conradti (Szépligeti,1914) (Togo)

Schlettereriella erythrothorax (Cameron,1912) (Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa)

Schlettereriella fuelleborni (Enderlein,1901) (Tanzania)

Schlettereriella flaviceps (Enderlein,1912) (Cameroon)

Schlettereriella flavitarsis (Szépligeti,1914) (Equatorial Guinea)

Schlettereriella fulva (Szépligeti,1914) (Togo)

Schlettereriella gardneri (Nixon,1954) (Kenya)

Schlettereriella guineensis (Szépligeti,1914) (Equatorial Guinea)

Schlettereriella ingens (Enderlein,1901) (Cameroon, Togo)

Schlettereriella oncophorus (Schletterer,1890) (South Africa)

Schlettereriella pulchripennis (Szépligeti,1913) (Nigeria)

Schlettereriella rufithorax (Szépligeti,1911) (Uganda)

Schlettereriella superba (Szépligeti,1911) (Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Uganda)


Schlettereriella tessmanni (Szépligeti,1914) (Equatorial Guinea)

Schlettereriella variegata (Szépligeti,1911) (Uganda)


Parasitoids of wood-boring Coleoptera (Nixon, 1954).


Afrotropical region: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda)


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Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2020. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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