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  Aethiopicodynerus Gusenleitner

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Vespoidea; Family: Vespidae; Subfamily: Eumeninae)

Aethiopicodynerus Gusenleitner, 1997. Type species: Pterochilus capensis de Saussure, 1856, as holotype of Parachilus Giordani Soika, 1960.

 

Aethiopicodynerus bimammilatus bimammilatus (Gusenleitner, 1997)

Aethiopicodynerus bimammilatus occidentalis (Giordani Soika, 1987)

Aethiopicodynerus capensis (de Saussure, 1856) (South Africa)

Aethiopicodynerus flavorufus (Giordani Soika, 1941)

Aethiopicodynerus guichardi (Giordani Soika, 1979)

Aethiopicodynerus insignis (de Saussure, 1856)

Aethiopicodynerus laetus (Giordani Soika, 1941)

Aethiopicodynerus major (de Saussure, 1853)

Aethiopicodynerus mimulus (Giordani Soika, 1989)

Aethiopicodynerus punctiventris (Gusenleitner, 2002)

Aethiopicodynerus schulthessi schulthessi (Meade-Waldo, 1915)

Aethiopicodynerus schulthessi angolensis (Giordani Soika, 1987)

Aethiopicodynerus scripticeps (Cameron, 1910)

Aethiopicodynerus senegalensis (Giordani Soika, 1987)

Distribution

Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe.

Biology

 

References

Bequaert J. 1918. A revision of the Vespidae of the Belgian Congo based on the collection of the American museum Congo expedition, with a list of Ethiopian diplopterous wasps. Bulletin of the American Musuem of Natural History 39: 2-384.

Carpenter J. M. 1986. A synonymic generic checklist of the Eumeninae (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). Psyche 93: 61-90.

Carpenter, J. M. & M. Madl. 2009. A catalogue of the Vespidae of the Malagasy Subregion (Insecta, Hymenoptera). Linzer Biologische Beiträge 41 (2): 1871-1935.

Carpenter, J.M., J. Gusenleitner & M. Madl. 2009. A catalogue of the Eumeninae (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) of the Ethiopian Region excluding Malagasy Subregion. Part I: Introduction, Key to Genera, Genera Aethiopicodynerus Gusenleitner 1997 to Cyrtolabulus van der VECHT 1969. Linzer Biologische Beiträge 41 (1): 513-638.

Carpenter, J.M., J. Gusenleitner & M. Madl. 2010. A catalogue of the Eumeninae (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) of the Ethiopian Region excluding Malagasy Subregion. Part II: Genera Delta de Saussure 1885 to Zethus Fabricius 1804 and Species Incertae Sedis. Linzer Biologische Beiträge 42 (1): 95-315.

Carpenter, J.M., J. Gusenleitner & M. Madl. 2010. A Catalogue of the Eumeninae (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) of the Ethiopian Region excluding Malagasy Subregion. Part III: Classification, Additions, Corrections and Index. Linzer Biologische Beiträge 42 (1): 919-1004.

Credits

Photographs © Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa)


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2022. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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