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Chauvinia nyanga Rousse & van Noort

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

Chauvinia nyanga Rousse & van Noort, 2013. Holotype: in Museum fur Naturkunde, Humboldt Universitat, Berlin, Germany (MNHU). Type locality: Nyanga National Park (Zimbabwe).


Holotype female (MNHU)

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Paratype male MNHU

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Non-type female EMUS


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.


Distribution

Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe.

Biology

Host: unknown.

References

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.

Credits

Photographs by Pascal Rousse Iziko Museums of South Africa, or

Photographs Brandon Claridge (EMUS).

 

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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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