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Trassedia Dessart

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Ceraphronoidea; Family: Ceraphronidae)

Trassedia Dessart, 1975. Type species: Trassedia africanus Dessart, 1975.

Transferred from Megaspilinae to Ceraphronidae by Miko et al. 2013.


  Trassedia africanus Dessart, 1975

Trassedia luapi Cancemi, 1996






Cancemi P. 1996. Trassedia luapi n.gen., n.sp. from Madagascar (Hymenoptera, Ceraphronoidea, Megaspilidae). Giornale Italiano di Entomologia 8 (44): 231-233.

Madl M. 2015. A catalogue of the families Ceraphronidae, Megaspilidae (Ceraphronoidea), Diapriidae (Diaprioidea) and Proctotrupidae (Proctotrupoidea) of the Malagasy subregion (Insecta: Hymenoptera). Linzer Biologische Beitraege 47(1): 621–652.

Mikó I, Masner L, Johannes E, Yoder MJ, Deans AR 2013. Male terminalia of Ceraphronoidea: morphological diversity in an otherwise monotonous taxon. Insect Systematics & Evolution 44 (3–4), 261–347. DOI: 10.1163/1876312X-04402002


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Citation: van Noort, S. 2023. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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