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  Paramischocyttarus Magretti

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

Paramischocyttarus Magretti, 1884. Type species: Tanyzethus africanus Cameron, 1910.

 

Paramischocyttarus buyssoni (Gribodo, 1896) (Burkina Faso, Burundi, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe)

Paramischocyttarus guichardi Giordani Soika, 1987 (Burkina Faso, Gambia, Mali, Niger, Senegal)

Paramischocyttarus lacuum Stadelmann, 1898 (Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania)

Paramischocyttarus subtilis Magretti, 1883 (Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Niger, Nigeria, Sudan. Also in the Palaearctic  Region)

Distribution

Worldwide.

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 A. M. N. H, Vol. 39: 2-384.

Carpenter J. M., 1986. A Synonymic Generic Checklist of the Eumeninae (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). Psyche, Vol 93: 61-90.

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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