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Ismarid wasps of the Afrotropical region


(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Diaprioidea)

Ismarus Haliday, 1835




Hyperparasitoids of Cicadellidae through larvae of Dryinidae


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Photographs © Chang-Jun Kim (Korea National Arboretum) or © Robert Copeland (ICIPE).

Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)


Citation: van Noort, S. 2021. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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