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Arearia paradoxa Seyrig

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

Arearia paradoxa Seyrig 1952. Holotype: in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturalle, Paris (MNHN). Type locality: Trafanaomby (Madagascar).

Holotype female  
Arearia paradoxa habitus dorsal Arearia paradoxa habitus profile
Arearis paradoxa face Arearis paradoxa head mesosoma dorsal
Arearia paradoxa mesopleuron Arearia paradoxa propodeum
Arearia paradoxa tergite2 Arearia paradoxa wings




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.

Seyrig, A. 1952. Les Ichneumonides de Madagascar. IV Ichneumonidae Cryptinae. Mémoires de l'Académie Malgache. Fascicule XIX. 213 pp.


Photographs © Pascal Rousse (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


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