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Chauvinia ganota Claridge

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

Chauvinia ganota Claridge, 2023. Holotype female in EMUS ENT00006497. Type localityKaren, Nairobi, Kenya / Sept. 1972 2000 m./ Cngham-vanSomeren / Kenya.

Chauvinia ganota Claridge 2023, holotype, ♀ (EMUS). A. Labels. B. Habitus, lateral view. C. Metasoma, dorsal view.

Chauvinia ganota Claridge 2023, holotype, ♀ (EMUS). A. Mesopleuron, lateral view. B. Mesosoma, dorso-lateral view.

Comparative head, frontal view. AB. Chauvinia ganota Claridge 2023. A. ♀, holotype (EMUS). B. ♂, paratype (EMUS). CD. Chauvinia nyanga Rousse & van Noort, 2013. C. ♀ (EMUS). D. ♂ (EMUS).

Comparative habitus, lateral view, ♂. A. Chauvinia ganota Claridge 2023, paratype (EMUS). B. Chauvinia nyanga Rousse & van Noort, 2013.




Host: unknown.


Dal Pos D., Claridge B., Diller E., Van Noort S. & Di Giovanni F. 2023. Still counting: new records, nomenclatural notes, and three new species of Phaeogenini (Hymenoptera, Ichneumonidae, Ichneumoninae) from the Afrotropical region. European Journal of Taxonomy 868: 1-71. https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2023.868.2105


Photographs Brandon Claridge (EMUS).

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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