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Arearia oxymoron Rousse & van Noort

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Ichneumonoidea; Family: Ichneumonidae; Subfamily: Ichneumoninae; Genus: Arearia)

Arearia oxymoron Rousse & van Noort, 2013

Holotype male NHMUK

Non-type female: SOUTH AFRICA 1 ♀; Orange F. State, Harrismith; Feb. 1927; Brit. Mus. 1927117; R.E. Turner leg.; D. Dal Pos det.; NHMUK.


South Africa.


Host: unknown.


Rousse P, van Noort S & Diller E. 2013. Revision of the Afrotropical Phaeogenini (Ichneumonidae, Ichneumoninae), with description of a new genus and twelve new species. Zookeys 354: 1-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.354.5968.


Photographs by Pascal Rousse Iziko Museums of South Africa, or Davide Dal Pos.

Map illustration Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


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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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